A few months back, we reported on the outrageous statements made by the Boys in Blue that praised the low murder rate as a sign of victory for stop-and-frisk. And our argument was simple: if you stop-and-frisk everyone, then, yes, the murder rate will go down. But this is the kind of upside-down tho ... More >>
For a guy who dropped his Republican registration three years ago and insists he's above petty partisan politics, Mike Bloomberg seems to have staked an awfully large claim in the battle over leadership of the city's largest GOP organization. As the Post's David Seifman reports, Bloomberg made a lat ... More >>
Liu prepares to take over after beating Yassky to the comptroller bouquetJohn Liu is taking no prisoners as he prepares for his January 1 launch as city comptroller. As the Post's David Seifman reports, Liu has informed 60 top managers at the office that their services won't be needed. At the ... More >>
Longtime term-limits foe Ron Lauder tell the New York Post he'll back a "one-time extension from eight years to 12 years" for his fellow billionaire Mike Bloomberg because he's been such an awesome mayor. The Post is ecstatic -- "Run Mike Run," cries its editorial page, and David Seifman says, "Who' ... More >>
As mayor and billionaire, Mike Bloomberg never has to apologize for anything. So it's no surprise that his sudden announcement in today's Times that he's really not running for President lacked contrition of any sort. But he owes us one. For two years he carried on this ceaseless peekaboo with re ... More >>
A pesky political rival gets an offer from mayor's aides
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