Dante de Blasio walks ahead of his father, Bill de Blasio, on Election Day, Nov. 5, 2013. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dante de Blasio Ready To Use His ‘Influence’ To Help His Dad Run NYC

Dante de Blasio has been named one of Time magazine’s 16 most influential teenagers of 2013. The campaign ad featuring the teen and his trademark Afro certainly helped dad, Bill, get elected mayor. But, it doesn’t stop there.


New York City Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio walks in the Veterans Day Parade on November 11, 2013. (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

De Blasio: Work On Building New Administration To Begin On Tuesday

The Democrat was elected last week and takes office Jan. 1. He returned to New York after spending several days in Puerto Rico for a political conference and some vacation time.


New York City Comptroller John C. Liu (file/credit: Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Liu To Sue City For Denying Public Matching Funds During Mayoral Race

The comptroller said he will sue for damages for loss of civil rights, mental and emotional harm, loss of professional reputation and loss of dignity.


Mayor Bloomberg, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Expert: De Blasio, NYC Better Be Ready To Ante Up Big For Kelly’s Safety

Bill de Blasio is faced with figuring out a way to guarantee the safety of Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly — men who have terrorists and others gunning for them — when they return to private life.


Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio meets with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Nov. 6, 2013. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

De Blasio Names Transition Team Leaders As Agenda Goes Under Microscope

Emboldened by a historic landslide, Bill de Blasio seeks to push ahead with an ambitious liberal agenda aimed at easing the economic inequality.