New York City mayor http://wamc.org en NYC Mayor de Blasio Addresses Income Equality http://wamc.org/post/nyc-mayor-de-blasio-addresses-income-equality <p>Mayor Bill de Blasio&nbsp; wants New York City to have the power to raise the minimum wage. De Blasio says he'll ask state lawmakers for that power.</p><p></p><p>The concept is part of De Blasio's State of the City address, the mayoral equivalent of the President's State of the Union.&nbsp; His signature goal is fighting the city's widening income inequality gap.</p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 23:00:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 83575 at http://wamc.org NYC Mayor de Blasio Addresses Income Equality It's Official: Lhota Has Entered the NYC Mayoral Race http://wamc.org/post/its-official-lhota-has-entered-nyc-mayoral-race <p></p><p></p><p>NEW YORK (AP) —The former transit official who led the New York City subway system's recovery from Superstorm Sandy has filed paperwork to run for mayor.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 22:28:07 +0000 Allison Dunne 56010 at http://wamc.org It's Official: Lhota Has Entered the NYC Mayoral Race