Eric Adams

The Heir Apparent

Eric Adams

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This Prospect Heights resident recently took the helm of Brooklyn Borough Hall, giving him control over millions of dollars to spend on projects around the borough. He is currently working to transform the borough presidency into a more policy-oriented role than his predecessor, Marty Markowitz, while endeavoring to expand financial literacy, affordable housing and tech infrastructure. Will a mayoral run be next?


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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