NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Loree Sutton threw her hat in the mayoral race back in November.

She’s a brigadier general who served in the U.S. Army for 30 years.

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Sutton is the founding commissioner for veterans’ services under Mayor Bill de Blasio, and now she wants to fill the old boss’s shoes.

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Sutton joined CBSN New York’s political reporter Marcia Kramer for this week’s episode of “The Point.

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Watch “The Point” Fridays at 6:30 p.m. and Sundays at 10:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. streaming on CBSN New York.

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