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New York City mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson launches his 24-hour, five borough tour at the Staten Island Ferry terminal, August 1, 2013. (credit: Twitter/Bill Thompson)

Mayoral Hopeful Bill Thompson Embarks On 24-Hour, Five Borough Tour

“What’s going to keep me awake? The story of those people, talking to those people about the future of New York City. That’s what’s going to keep me awake,” said Thompson.


Jack Hidary, independent candidate for NYC mayor. (

Eye On Politics: Entrepreneur Jack Hidary Explains Why He Just Joined Mayoral Race

Hidary said his entrepreneurship has given him the opportunity to learn about job creation and education.


Public advocate and mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is placed in handcuffs during a protest in Midtown on Wednesday, July 10, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

De Blasio Calls On Governor, Mayor To Step Up On Possible Closure Of Brooklyn Hospital

Public Advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill De Blasio has called on the governor and the mayor to get the parties together and find out who has proposed taking the hospital over.


New York City mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio announces his immigration agenda on the steps of City Hall, May 16, 2013. (credit: Bill de Blasio Twitter)

De Blasio: Make Driver’s Licenses Available To Undocumented Immigrants

New York City Public Advocate and Democratic mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio announced his immigration proposal on the steps of City Hall Thursday morning.