Even before he’s sworn in as New York’s 109th mayor on Jan. 1, Bill de Blasio is planning to take his campaign for income equality, urban-friendly transit and affordable housing to an audience across the U.S.
Republican Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell said in an interview on Bloomberg Television’s “Political Capital With Al Hunt,” airing this weekend, that Mitt Romney will carry Virginia and win the presidency by a “razor-thin” margin.
Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg speaks about the aftermath of Atlantic superstorm Sandy and the city's recovery strategy. Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly and Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver also speak. The mayor is founder and majority owner of Bloomberg News parent Bloomberg LP. (Source: Bloomberg)
New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg called for avoiding tax increases and raising some workers’ retirement age as he laid out steps to plug a deficit that may be about 7 percent of a projected $67.5 billion budget.