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Bill De Blasio for Mayor

De Blasio Seen As Likely Winner In 2013 Election

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

Bill de Blasio is heavily favored to win the race for New York City mayor on Tuesday. The public advocate has maintained a significant lead over Repub...

De Blasio Maintains Huge Lead In NYC Election

Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

The latest poll has public advocate Bill de Blasio maintaining a 40 point lead over opponent Joe Lhota going into Tuesday's vote for mayor. Throughout...

Lhota Claims De Blasio Campaign Is 'Marxist'

The Huffington Post | Inae Oh | Posted 09.24.2013 | New York

A day after The New York Times published a report detailing Bill de Blasio's past support for Nicaragua's Sandinista party, mayoral rivals are paintin...

Two Very Different Candidates For Mayor

AP | JONATHAN LEMIRE | Posted 11.17.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — City Council Speaker Christine Quinn and Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, once the most bitter of foes, stood side by side in front of...

De Blasio Hopes For Primary Win

Posted 09.10.2013 | New York

Bill de Blasio, New York City's public advocate, is the frontrunner among Democratic candidates for mayor. Voters will decide during Tuesday's pr...

Why New York's Super Wealthy Oppose de Blasio's Universal Pre-K Plan

Diane Ravitch | Posted 11.06.2013 | New York
Diane Ravitch

De Blasio is proposing research-based programs. Those who care about education and kids should be cheering and should gladly pay an extra $973 (or more if their income is higher) to do what is right for kids.

Inae Oh

Anti-De Blasio Website Attacks Candidate's Cozy Lobbyist Connections

HuffingtonPost.com | Inae Oh | Posted 08.30.2013 | New York

An anti-Bill de Blasio website debuted Friday as one of his opponents in the New York mayoral primary blasted him over an apparent broken promise to d...

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: Blasio Slams Spitzer As 'A Child Of The Elite'

Posted 08.01.2013 | New York

During an appearance on HuffPost Live on Thursday, New York City mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio weighed in on the city's comptroller race and critic...

Baldwin To Host Fundraising Dinner For De Blasio

| Posted 06.20.2013 | New York

By Andrea Swalec MANHATTAN — After entertaining his own potential to run for mayor of New York, actor and Greenwich Village resident Alec Baldwi...

WATCH: Mayor Candidate's Wife Discusses Coming Out As Gay

Posted 05.15.2013 | New York

Chirlane McCray, wife of New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio, opened up to HuffPost Live about her husband's bid for mayor, and her marriage ...

Gay Celebrities Fundraise For Bill De Blasio

Newsday | Posted 07.13.2013 | New York

A fundraiser held Sunday night for mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio and hosted by celebrity members of New York City's gay community, including "Sex a...