As Bloomberg Does

It’s been something a testament to Mike Bloomberg’s handling of the Sean Bell shooting that there’s been no real pressure for any outside official, like incoming governor Eliot Spitzer, to weigh in on the situation.

And when Spitzer finally did weigh in, it was nearly indistinguishable from what the mayor said.

From spokesperson Christine Anderson: “At first glance, 50 shots seems excessive, but he’ll wait for the results of the investigation before passing judgment.”

– Azi Paybarah