01/23/2014 05:56 pm ET Updated Jan 23, 2014

NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray Gives 1st Solo Speech On Immigration

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Chirlane McCray, the new first lady of New York City, wants people to know that she’s a “G.”

In her first solo appearance since her husband, Mayor Bill de Blasio, was sworn into office, McCray addressed a crowd of hundreds at the Christian Cultural Center (CCC) in the East New York neighborhood of Brooklyn to support a new immigration initiative.

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