Herman Badillo

Former U.S. Rep. and Deputy Mayor Herman Badillo. (Credit: CBS2)

Former Congressman, Deputy Mayor Herman Badillo Dies

Former U.S. Rep. and deputy mayor Herman Badillo died Wednesday at the age of 85.


Former New York City Mayors David Dinkins and Ed Koch at Federal Hall in Lower Manhattan - Jan. 31, 2007 (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

David Dinkins Reflects On Death Of Fellow Former Mayor Ed Koch

“Shock, frankly, all though I knew that Ed was not well and I knew that we has in intensive care. Still, I was not quite prepared for that,” Dinkins said. “He seems to be indestructible. I thought he’d go on forever.”