Nov 7, 2017
De Blasio Reelected NYC Mayor

Democrat Bill de Blasio has won re-election as mayor of New York City, defeating Republican state lawmaker Nicole Malliotakis.

AP

Democrat Bill de Blasio has won re-election as mayor of New York City.

De Blasio defeated Republican state lawmaker Nicole Malliotakis as well as several third-party candidates. The Associated Press called the election for de Blasio shortly after polls closed in the city, which leans heavily Democratic.

On the campaign trail the mayor touted his success enacting universal pre-K and cited efforts to expand affordable housing and keep New York City affordable for all income levels. He said that if given a second term he would pursue further investments in education and housing and stand up to the policies of Republican President Donald Trump.

The 56-year-old mayor’s first term was dogged by feuds with Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and investigations into campaign donations and pay-to-play politics.



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1
Really sad day!!
This guy is a anti Semitic, anti real security, anti real immigration reform, and most of all a play to play scam in his records. How can we elect such a bad person to run this great city? We someone has to do something..
(11/7/2017 10:06:31 PM)
2
awful!
more crime, more lies! he 's got Sarsour the terrorist o his team! scary!
(11/7/2017 10:19:03 PM)
3
Joe
BS"D Rachmona Litzlon, as his last term NYC is really in for it, Liberals talk a good game while voting for Mr. Corruption
(11/8/2017 4:55:46 AM)
4
#NotMyMayor
Let's protest. This is what he did for Trump.
(11/8/2017 7:52:48 AM)
5
Bad result
but not a surprise. No opposition to speak of.
(11/8/2017 8:28:28 AM)
6
YTLM
A second term for DE Blasio is a bitter loss for NYC.
(11/8/2017 9:49:19 AM)
7
Joe
BS"D with all due respect to your opinion #5 she was a very formidable opponent, smart but underfunded, but this is a democratic liberal city. In my opinion we have not heard the last of her
(11/8/2017 10:16:37 AM)
8
Resident
Affordable housing? His 80 20 plan is utter nonsense . He loves the greedy developers that funded his campaign . This place is looking like manhattan
(11/8/2017 10:23:47 AM)
9
Terrible
He loves Sarsour the terrorist
(11/8/2017 10:27:35 AM)
10
WHY is everybody so upset?
he made nyc a sanctuary city. if he would have been here in 1940, how many yidden would have been saved! have some consideration. we have to respect goyim too and make a Kiddush hashem!
(11/8/2017 11:33:39 AM)
11
Joe
BS"D # 10 you must be kidding a sanctuary city is so city police do not have to cooperate with the Feds and turn over criminals. That does not apply to Yidden in 1940 who were not criminals. A sanctuary city has nothing to do eith immigration laws or policy
(11/8/2017 1:37:42 PM)
12
that's what l was thinking
hashem must have wanted him, l don't know why, perhaps to wake up nyc to know there's only hashem, l guess we have to try harder. imm geula!
(11/8/2017 2:10:41 PM)
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