Thompson Predicts He’ll Make a Herb Berman Out of Bloomberg

Speaking in Manhattan last night, City Comptroller and mayoral candidate Bill Thompson said that he’s already defeated one well-funded opponent in a citywide race, and that he will again.
Standing in front of a room full of Democrats on the Lower East Side, Thompson portrayed Michael Bloomberg as an out-of-touch defender of the rich.
“New Yorkers need somebody to stand up and fight for them,” said Thompson. “Mike Bloomberg’s fighting for a few people—those billionaires and millionaires. New Yorkers, middle- and working-class New Yorkers, need somebody to stand up and fight for them. And that’s why I decided to run.

Thompson Predicts He’ll Make a Herb Berman Out of Bloomberg