Here’s an ad hitting Michael Bloomberg for service cutbacks in the city’s homeless programs.
It’s a parody of the Mastercard commercials (or maybe, at this point, a parody of the million-odd existing parodies of the same ad campaign?) produced by the Coalition for the Homeless. They’ve been criticizing Bloomberg’s homeless policies, as have other groups like the ones who have been interrupting some of the mayor’s public events in an attempt to draw attention similar budgetary issues. It’s coming out today, just as Bloomberg is presenting his budget. According to the release, it will run on New York 1.