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Bill De Blasio Campaign

What Do We Do Now?: Why Our Leaders Are Better at Campaigning Than Governing

Jeanne Zaino | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Jeanne Zaino

What does it really take to be mayor of New York City or president of the United States? Are we measuring the candidates based on those criteria or something else entirely? If the answer is the latter, we are destined to keep getting officials who are very good at campaigning, but perhaps not as skilled at governing.

Primary Day Politics Resume After 9/11 Remembrance

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 11.12.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Calls for runner-up Bill Thompson to bow out of the New York Democratic mayoral race grew louder Thursday, as several of his prominen...

Michael McLaughlin

De Blasio's 'Progressive' Campaign Takes Off In Weiner's Fall

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.11.2013 | New York

Bill de Blasio bounded down a staircase into a subway station in Brooklyn's Clinton Hill neighborhood at rush hour Monday morning. A handful of campai...

WATCH: Mayoral Candidate With Diverse Family Puts Son In Campaign Ad

Posted 08.09.2013 | New York

Starring in the first TV ad from mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio is his 15-year old son Dante, who's already become a fixture on his dad's campaign s...

Bill de Blasio Campaign Pamphlets Photoshop Out Daughter's Gun Necklace

New York Daily News | Celeste Katz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A gun-shaped pendant belonging to public advocate hopeful Bill de Blasio's teenage daughter has disappeared - from his campaign literature. De Blasio...