Mayoral Candidates

Mayoral Debate Postponed For Sandy AnniversaryA debate scheduled for Tuesday has been postponed one night to honor the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy, at the request of both mayoral candidates Bill de Blasio and Joe Lhota.
Hold Everything! Number Of Mayoral Ballots To Be Counted Closer To 70,000There has been a stunning development in the race for New York City mayor. Tens of thousands of ballots have yet to be counted, leaving open the possibility that there could be a runoff to pick a Democratic Party nominee.
Kelly Blasts Candidates, Says Terrorism Must Be 'Top Priority' For Next MayorKelly said none of the candidates have requested a terrorism briefing from the police department. He said the public should be asking whether or not candidates understand the threat to New York City.
Cuomo Rushes To De Blasio's Defense Over Bloomberg's CommentsAfter vowing to stay out of the mayoral race, Gov. Andrew Cuomo rushed to the defense of Democratic candidate Bill de Blasio Sunday.
Quinn Slams De Blasio Over Report About Meeting With 'Slumlord'City Council Speaker and mayoral candidate Christine Quinn attacked rival Bill de Blasio on Sunday, after a newspaper report claimed he met with a “slumlord” on Staten Island.
De Blasio Slammed By Several Fellow Candidates At Mayoral DebateBill de Blasio in particular was the target of several barbs Wednesday evening, as seven Democratic mayoral candidates went head-to-head in their third debate.
De Blasio Hits Trail For First Time As Democratic Front-RunnerThe mayoral candidate appeared on national television, then was greeted by a small crowd energized by his new status.
Woman Charged In Deadly Shooting Outside Lincoln Houses DevelopmentA 34-year-old homeless woman has been arrested and charged in a shooting that killed another woman outside the Lincoln Houses in Harlem this week.
Police: Woman Dead In Harlem Shooting, 2 Days After Mayoral Candidate SleepoverA woman has died after gunfire rang out at the Lincoln Houses public housing development in East Harlem Tuesday – just two days after six Democratic mayoral candidates spent the night in the complex.
Mayoral Candidates To Sleep In Harlem Public Housing Building Saturday NightDemocrats Christine Quinn, Anthony Weiner, Bill de Blasio, William Thompson Jr., John Liu and independent Adolfo Carrion Jr. will spend Saturday night in a Harlem public housing building.
Zimmerman Found Not Guilty: New Yorkers Take To The Streets Strong reaction has erupted in New York and across the country after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Mayoral Candidates Talk Education At Teachers' Union ForumSix mayoral candidates touted their education policies Saturday at a panel hosted by the United Federation of Teachers.