Public Advocate Bill de Blasio

Shock Poll: NYC Voters Want Low Crime Over Stop-And-Frisk Reform 2 To 1With Election Day two weeks away, city voters say safety is more important than certain privacy rights.
Healthcare Law Debate Spills Over Into New York City Mayoral RaceBill de Blasio and Joe Lhota have taken their differences in the New York City mayoral race to the corridors of power in Washington, where the healthcare debate has led to a partial government shutdown.
De Blasio, Lhota Issue Stern Warning To Biker Gangs -- Stay Out Of NYCThere was vows Wednesday from the Democratic and Republican candidates for mayor that there will be zero tolerance on their watch for the so-called motorcycle "wilding" that has stunned the city.
Latest NYC Mayoral Poll Shows De Blasio Leading With 39 PercentTo avoid an Oct. 1 runoff, a candidate needs more than 40 percent in Tuesday's primary.
Poll: De Blasio Takes Commanding Lead Among Democrats In NYC Mayoral RaceDe Blasio is leading the Democratic pack with 36 percent of likely voters, near the 40 percent that would be needed to avoid a runoff.
New Poll Has Weiner Plummeting, But No Clear-Cut Mayoral FavoriteNew polls were released Friday in the hotly contested races for New York City mayor and comptroller. With the primary just over a month away, voters are starting to really focus on the candidates and narrow down their choices.
Bill de BlasioBill de Blasio began his career in public service as a junior staffer for Mayor David N. Dinkins, and then moved to the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Pundit Applauds As De Blasio, Spitzer Start Ad Blitz Courting Minority VoteThere is month to go before the New York City primary and the battle is on for votes. Two of the latest ads from candidates are tailored to the minority community.
An Eyesore Like No Other In Bronx: Tree Grows Through Dilapidated HomeOne look at the abandoned house in Riverdale and you know exactly why the neighbors are so upset.
Weiner Moving Forward With Mayoral Campaign Despite Calls From Opponents To Quit RaceAnthony Weiner admitted sending a woman sexually explicit photos and messages as recently as last summer, more than a year after he resigned from the House because of similar behavior.
Exclusive: Stunning Charges Of Severe Ticket Quota Policy Rock NYC Dept. Of Consumer AffairsMichael Bloomberg, the mayor known in some circles as “El Bloombito” is now being called “Ticket Me Elmo" by a bevy of small business owners crushed by the profusion of tickets being handed out by Department of Consumer Affairs inspectors, who told CBS 2 that they have to meet quotes – or else.
Gov. Cuomo On Weiner: If He's Elected Mayor, Then 'Shame On Us'There was a stunning denunciation Thursday of Anthony Weiner's mayoral bid by none other than the scandal-fighting governor of New York, Andrew Cuomo.