A majority of New Yorkers do not want three of their state’s most prominent Democratic politicians to run for president in 2020, according to a new poll.
The White House said it was “disappointed” in some mayors who skipped a bipartisan meeting with President Donald Trump on Wednesday, calling the boycott a “political stunt.”
Several mayors, including Democrats Mitch Landrieu (New Orleans) and Bill de Blasio (New York City), on Wednesday declined invitations to the White House.
Democrats and liberals over the past year have not been shy about saying that they believe Republican policies will kill Americans.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D.) on Tuesday repeatedly denied that he is running for president in 2020 during a trip to Iowa, a state that automatically begs questions about White House ambitions if politicians head there.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s (D.) Office of Criminal Justice has launched a taxpayer-funded effort to make the city’s court system more friendly to accused criminals.
CNN informs me there are “at least” 22 Democrats thinking of running for president in 2020. So who among them had the best 2017? Below is my list, in descending order, of the strongest members of the emerging 2020 Democratic field, along with some thoughts on their political fortunes. Spoiler alert: It’s not a pretty sight.