De Blasio says his predecessor simply was not handing workforce development correctly.
Officer Daniel Pantaleo's appearance Friday morning could signal the inquiry is nearing its conclusion.
In extensive comments about the jail, the mayor said it is in desperate need of a culture change.
Most New York City voters feel the mayor's spouse should have little role in developing policy.
The mayor also said he has not smoked marijuana since college.
Mayor Bill de Blasio has called wife Chirlane McCray his most important adviser.
More than 70 percent of voters approve of Bill de Blasio's new marijuana policy, a new poll found.
LinkNYC will provide free, fast Wi-Fi and free calling to anywhere in the United States.
Building 77 will be a "modern manufacturing facility" that will create 3,000 new jobs, the mayor said.
She said she didn't want to be a "distraction" to the administration.
A group says de Blasio has not appointed enough Latinos despite broad support from the community.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner Bill Bratton oppose the legislation.
Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer was released and the mayor missed a memorial because of "a rough night."
The law would require officers to identify themselves and explain why an individual was being stopped.
The mayor missed the tolling of the bell marking the time of the crash.
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