New York City mayoral race
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Primary day is three weeks away, so the candidates are making the final pitch to voters before the nominees are selected.
Speaking Thursday, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said it would be irresponsible if the next administration decided to stop the appeal.
This is the first time de Blasio has topped a poll in this campaign. He has surged past former leader Christine Quinn. The City Council speaker is second with 24 percent.
“The evidence suggests that the potential violations are serious and pervasive across campaign’s fundraising,” the board said in a statement read at the hearing. Liu’s lawyer said an appeal is planned.
“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.
In a wide-ranging interview, Democratic mayoral hopeful Bill Thompson joined the chorus in calling for fellow candidate Anthony Weiner to drop out of the race amid new sexting allegations.
Residents at the Lincoln Houses complex in East Harlem rolled out the welcome mat so the candidates can see what life is really like for the 3,100 residents.
Liberal Party Chairman Jack Olchin says the party sees Catsimatidis as an “uncommon common man.”