DeBlasio reversed course on his policy of keeping schools and businesses open and encouraging New Yorkers to go about their lives only after some top health officials threatened to resign
Mayor Resisted Harsh Steps on Virus. Then Aides Said They’d Quit.
Mayor Resisted Harsh Steps on Virus. Then Aides Said They’d Quit.
Faced with a revolt by aides who were threatening to quit, Mayor Bill DeBlasio agreed Sunday to close schools and take other aggressive steps he had resisted. He did gete one more visit in to his Park Slope gym this morning.
he's such a fool. Bloomberg would have contained covid in NYC, I'm totally convinced of this
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I've praised New York's mayor for his commendable work on things like divestment, but this just seems mulish (and you don't actually need to go to a gym, not when there's a running path right out the door of Gracie Mansion)
People are forcing politicians to act from UK 2 NYC - Aides to threatened to quit - Yesterday they gave him a graph of upward trajectory of epidemic that showed "disastrous picture of the days to come unless the mayor took immediate action.
OMG DiBlasio is such a terrible leader. Bring back "De Blasio Resisted on Coronavirus. Then Aides Said They’d Quit."
"The mayor’s press secretary, Freddi Goldstein, said that the Y.M.C.A. was 'a huge part of his and his family’s life,' adding, 'It’s clear that’s about to change, and before that, the mayor wanted to visit a place that keeps him grounded one last time.'”
Mayor Resisted Harsh Steps on Virus. Then Aides Said They’d Quit.
de Blasio could not have done worse. Absolutely Trumpian. Guess we are lucky he didn't do better in Iowa... Mayor Resisted Harsh Steps on Virus. Then Aides Said They’d Quit.