2013 mayoral race

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Financial District »

De Blasio Praises Cuomo, Blasts Bloomberg in Handling of Labor

The public advocate contrasted what he said was the governor's tough but respectful approach.

Greenwich Village »

Weiner Defends Vote to Deregulate Rent-Controlled Apartments

Weiner said he's not afraid to make an unpopular vote for the greater good.

Midtown »

Mayoral Candidate Bill de Blasio Arrested During Hospital Protest

Public advocate de Blasio was arrested during a protest over the possible closing of a Brooklyn hospital.

Civic Center »

Weiner to Albany: Give Power Back to New York City

The former congressman wants Albany to hand over responsibility for the MTA, taxes and rent laws.

Union Square »

Quinn Wants Chain Restaurants to Curb the Calories for Kids' Meals

The mayoral hopeful said the proposal is part of a program to combat the city's child obesity rates.

Greenwich Village »

Alec Baldwin to Host Bill de Blasio Fundraising Dinner

The actor and Greenwich Village resident is throwing his support behind the mayoral candidate.

New York City »

Mayoral Hopeful Bill Thompson Earns Key Endorsement From UFT

The United Federation of Teachers endorsed former NYC Comptroller Bill Thompson for mayor Wednesday.

New York City »

Weiner Gaining Ground in Mayoral Race, Poll Says

Anthony Weiner is running a close second behind Christine Quinn, according to a poll released Tuesday.

New York City »

Decision on Weiner Mayoral Run Coming in 'Matter of Days,' Report Says

The disgraced former congressman told Newsday a decision was imminent.

Washington Heights »

Mayoral Hopeful Erick Salgado Opens Washington Heights Campaign Office

Salgado hopes that the tiny one-room office is the start of a big swing in the the mayoral race.

Fort Wadsworth »

Staten Island Pols Call on Mayoral Hopefuls to Halt Rising Verrazano Tolls

Councilman James Oddo and Assemblyman Michael Cusick asked candidates to come up with a plan.

New York City »

Catsimatidis Blasts 'Culture of Corruption' as Aide Busted in Bribery Plot

Vincent Tabone and other GOP leaders were arrested in a bribery scheme to elect Sen. Malcolm Smith mayor.

Fort George »

Mayoral Candidates Attack Quinn on Paid Sick Leave at Uptown Debate

Quinn's opponents accused the speaker of "bottling up" debate on the paid sick leave controversy.

Upper East Side »

GOP Mayoral Hopefuls Trash UES Waste Plan, Say Garbage Should Go to NJ

Three mayoral hopefuls said they would block plans for a waste transfer facility on the Upper East Side.

New York City »

Tom Allon Drops Mayoral Bid

Tom Allon, the long-shot GOP mayoral candidate, has dropped out of the race.