2013 mayoral race

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Bloomberg Vows Not to Criticize Mayor de Blasio

The current mayor said he's focused on making the transition as smooth as possible.

Park Slope »

Bill de Blasio Elected Mayor

Bill de Blasio will be the first Democratic mayor since David Dinkins was elected in 1989.

Civic Center »

Lhota Compares Himself to 'Rocky' in Battle for Mayor

Joe Lhota said Bill de Blasio is more like "Ivan Drago," the Soviet boxer who Rocky bested in "Rocky IV."

Civic Center »

Unions Back Bill de Blasio for Mayor, Even While Preparing to Battle Him

Even as unions rally to the Democratic nominee, officials say they're not taking anything for granted.

St. George »

Staten Island BP Urges Locals Not to Blame Lhota for Verrazano Toll Hikes

James Molinaro endorsed Lhota, citing his work under then-mayor Rudy Giuliani.

Financial District »

Eyeing His Exit, Bloomberg Speaks of the City's Gains Since 9/11

Bloomberg says the city is in much better shape than when he came into office.

Crown Heights »

Quinn's Camp Tries to 'Keep Calm and Carry On' As Her Poll Numbers Fall

Quinn's campaign isn't panicking despite the Speaker's recent slippage in the polls.

Civic Center »

De Blasio Nears Runoff-Proof Lead in Latest Mayoral Poll

The Public Advocate's support jumped six points in the latest Quinnipiac University poll.

Times Square & Theater District »

De Blasio Barraged by Opponents in Mayoral Debate

Bill de Blasio, Christine Quinn and other contenders traded fire over tax policy and stop-and-frisk.

Civic Center »

Christine Quinn Trades Barbs With Bill de Blasio's Wife on 'Women's Issues'

Quinn claimed de Blasio's wife suggested a woman without children can't be trusted.

Civic Center »

Bill de Blasio Has Become Quinn's Enemy No. 1 Since Surge to Frontrunner

Council Speaker Christine Quinn has gone on the attack since de Blasio took the lead in a recent poll.

Upper West Side »

Democratic Mayoral Candidates Attack Quinn in First TV Debate

The Council Speaker defended herself against criticism over her role in overturning term limits.

Civic Center »

Bill de Blasio Surges Ahead of Quinn in Latest Mayoral Poll

The Public Advocate has his best poll showing yet as former congressman Weiner continues to lose ground.

Upper East Side »

Mayoral Wannabe George McDonald Settles Legal Flap With His In-Laws

George McDonald and his wife had been accused of taking loans in her dad's name.

Tottenville »

Weiner Has Trouble Getting His Message Across As Sexting Scandal Continues

At a campaign stop on Staten Island, questions focused on mayoral candidate's sexual habits.