By Michael Anstendig & Wayne Barrett December 02, 2003
"The jihad is over," says Councilman Phil Reed. "It was nasty for so long. You now have an administration you can dialogue with," smiles Queens assemblyman Jeffrion Aubry. "After Giuliani, anybody is a breath of fresh air," contends Congressman Charlie Rangel. "The animated enmity is not there," concludes Reverend Al Sharpton. Even Councilman Charles Barron, the most strident black critic in City Hall, concedes, "Bloomberg has a way with people... More >>>
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Even Councilman Charles Barron (right), the most strident black critic in City Hall, concedes, "Bloomberg has a way with people that's disarming."