Bill de Blasio

The Homegrown Mayor

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Mayor Bill de Blasio

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The first mayor hailing from Brooklyn since Abe Beame, Bill de Blasio has placed the borough at the center of the city’s political universe, dragging his feet on a move out of Park Slope for Gracie Mansion and stocking the senior levels of his administration with fellow Brooklynites.


The Homegrown Mayor
Bill de Blasio

The Activist First Lady 
Chirlane McCray

The Heir Apparent
Eric Adams

The Business Booster
Carlo Scissura

The Shadow Speaker
Brad Lander

The One to Watch
Hakeem Jeffries

The Insurgent
Kenneth Thompson

The Mayor’s Ally
Yvette Clarke

The Orthodox Delegates
Moshe Indig, David Niederman

The Course Corrector
Carmen Fariña

The Mayoral Whisperer
Emma Wolfe

The Reformer
Karim Camara


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