Sharpton for Thompson Combatively, Schumer for Thompson Dutifully

Bill Thompson had a good weekend, picking up the support of two major figures in Democratic politics, Al Sharpton on Saturday and Chuck Schumer on Sunday.
Sharpton announced his support in Brooklyn before he joined Thompson for a day of campaigning in predominately black neighborhoods there and in Queens.
At the event, I asked Sharpton about the endorsements Michael Bloomberg received from prominent African-Americans like Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Washington, D.C., Mayor Adrian Fenty.
“Well, I’ll tell you what. Since we’re all friends, and all cordial, why don’t we have Billy Thompson and I and the mayor and those two gentlemen campaign together, in the middle of any African-American community, and let’s see what the reaction is.

Sharpton for Thompson Combatively, Schumer for Thompson Dutifully