He envisions an activist city government that addresses those disparities head on. Alone among the Democratic field, he calls for a tax increase on the rich, to bankroll universal prekindergarten."http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/22/nyregion/in-mayoral-race-de-blasios-focus-is-beyond-manhattan.html?ref=nyregion&_r=1&
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
In Mayoral Race, de Blasio’s Focus Is Beyond Manhattan - NYTimes.com
The New York Times profiles the next mayor of New York, Bill deBlasio:
"Mr. de Blasio likens Mr. Bloomberg, in approach if not results, to Robert Moses, and has amassed a running tally of the indignities and inequities in four boroughs: a yawning income gap, a surge in fines for small businesses, slighted schools and inadequate early childhood education.