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New York Mayoral Election

Adorable: Chiara De Blasio Surprises Dad On Election Day

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

Chiara de Blasio, the daughter of Democratic New York City mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio, gave her dad an Election Day surprise this morning. T...

PHOTOS: Today's Best Voter Selfies In NYC

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.05.2013 | New York

New Yorkers will elect a new mayor and vote on six important ballot measures Tuesday. WNYC, as they did during the primaries in September, encouraged ...

REAL-TIME MAP: 2013 Election Results

Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

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Voters Choosing Between Joe Lhota, Bill De Blasio

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

Voters are heading to the polls in New York City on Tuesday to decide on the Big Apple's next mayor. Democrat Bill de Blasio had a strong lead over...

Bill De Blasio, Joe Lhota Face Off In Mayoral Race

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

The New York City mayor's race is taking place Tuesday, November 5. Democrat Bill de Blasio is facing off against Republican Joe Lhota....

Bill De Blasio, Joe Lhota Compete In Mayoral Race

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

The New York City mayor's race is today, with Republican Joe Lhota and Democrat Bill de Blasio battling it out to replace current mayor Michael Bloomb...

Bill De Blasio, Joe Lhota Face Off At The Polls

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

The New York City mayor's race is today, with Democrat Bill de Blasio and Republican Joe Lhota facing off at the polls. Polls show de Blasio with a...

Voters Head To The Polls In New York Mayoral Race

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

Republican Joe Lhota and Democrat Bill de Blasio are battling at the polls Tuesday in hopes of being New York City's next mayor. Recent polls show ...

De Blasio, Lhota Face Off In Mayoral Race

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

Democrat Bill de Blasio is battling Republican Joe Lhota Tuesday to be the next mayor of New York City. The two are facing off to replace Michael B...

Bill De Blasio, Joe Lhota Vie For NYC Mayor

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

Democrat Bill de Blasio and Republican Joe Lhota are facing off to be the next mayor of New York City. Whoever wins today's election for mayor will...

Bill De Blasio, Joe Lhota Face Off In Mayoral Race

Posted 11.05.2013 | Politics

NEW YORK, Nov 5 (Reuters) - Democrat Bill de Blasio faces the challenge of high expectations as he goes into Tuesday's New York City mayoral ele...

Tomorrow's Election 'Trends'

Chris Weigant | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Tomorrow's balloting is not just an "off-year" election, it is in fact an "off-off-year." That is to say, it's an odd year (in more ways that one, I suppose) and congressional elections only happen in even years.

Lhota Lashes Out At De Blasio Over Sleep Habits

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 11.04.2013 | New York

Joe Lhota wants everyone to know that Bill de Blasio is not a morning person. De Blasio arrived an hour late to a campaign rally on the Upper West...

Reading the Pictures: Meet the De Blasios!

Michael Shaw | Posted 12.31.2013 | Media
Michael Shaw

2013-10-31-Screenshot20131031at8.39.58AM.jpgIt's the Hollywood-style titling and typeface, as if branding The De Blasio family as a show. It might as well read: Meet The Jeffersons ... with a White Dad!

Bill de Blasio Stands With New York City Women

Joan Malin | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Joan Malin

New Yorkers who care about women's health should vote for Bill de Blasio. De Blasio has been a steadfast champion for comprehensive sex education, access to reproductive health services and the rights and health of women across our city.

Unleashing Our Economic Potential to Create New Jobs in NYC (VIDEO)

Jack Hidary | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Jack Hidary

New York City, with its world class ecosystem of investors, universities, and ideas to foster economic growth, still has untapped potential.

Lhota Stands By Orthodox Synagogue That Refused Female Reporters Entry

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 10.17.2013 | New York

During a walking tour of the Borough Park section of Brooklyn Tuesday, Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota took some time to stop at the orthodox S...

My Conversation With David Dinkins

Tavis Smiley | Posted 12.03.2013 | New York
Tavis Smiley

Tomorrow night on PBS, I sit with David Dinkins, New York City's first, and to this date, only African-American mayor. We look back on his impressive political career and discuss his new memoir, A Mayor's Life: Governing New York's Gorgeous Mosaic.

Defend de Blasio Now

Tom Hayden | Posted 11.26.2013 | Politics
Tom Hayden

It's too bad that the anarchists and many of the Occupiers who are so dogmatically against electoral politics won't vote, at least not whole-heartedly, for a candidate who carries forward the spark they lit.

Obama Praises Dante De Blasio's Afro

The Huffington Post | Jane Janeczko | Posted 09.25.2013 | New York

Dante de Blasio's afro continues to be a supporting character in his dad's run for mayor. President Barack Obama complimented the 16-year-old's health...

Time to Right Wrongs, Set New Course

Gregory Floyd | Posted 11.23.2013 | New York
Gregory Floyd

We learned a lot from the Democratic primary election, most importantly that the democratic process is still alive and well in New York -- a city that often felt like it catered to the one percent more than the rest of us.

Class Warfare

Camille Rivera | Posted 11.19.2013 | New York
Camille Rivera

Don't be fooled when Bloomberg and Lhota talk about class warfare. The 1 percent has been at war with the rest of us for a long time -- and it's time the middle class fought back.

De Blasio Leads In NYC Mayoral Race, Poll Says

Reuters | Posted 11.17.2013 | Politics

By Edith Honan NEW YORK, Sept 17 (Reuters) - New York City Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio has the support of almost two-...

With Friends Like These...

Bill Schneider | Posted 11.16.2013 | Politics
Bill Schneider

Bill de Blasio was propelled in just a few weeks from obscurity to victory by two factors: his willingness to attack Mayor Michael Bloomberg's policies and his embodiment of the New America's core values of diversity and inclusion.

Christine Quinn and the Maturing of the LGBT Vote

Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 11.11.2013 | Gay Voices
Michelangelo Signorile

LGBT politicos are in denial if they don't see this race as a harbinger of the future, in New York and throughout the country. It was a reflection of the advances that the LGBT community has made in New York, with LGBT voters rejecting simplistic identity politics and voting on broader issues.