Glenn Beck Pretty Sure Bill de Blasio Will Destroy New York City

Bill de Blasio arriving at City Hall earlier today. (Photo: John Moore/Getty)
Bill de Blasio arriving at City Hall earlier today. (Photo: John Moore/Getty)

Glenn Beck, the outspoken conservative talk-show host, has never been a fan of Bill de Blasio.

During the mayoral election, Mr. Beck went on an extensive monologue about the dangers of a potential Mayor de Blasio, accusing him of being a “Marxist communist with a history of supporting terrorism.” Continue reading “Glenn Beck Pretty Sure Bill de Blasio Will Destroy New York City”

‘It Was a Fight Worth Having’: Lhota Concedes the Mayor’s Race to de Blasio

Joe Lhota gives his concession speech next to his family.
Joe Lhota gives his concession speech next to his family.

After one of the most tumultuous election cycles in New York City history, Joe Lhota took the stage tonight to concede the mayor’s race to Democrat Bill de Blasio, who will be the city’s next mayor after 12 years of Michael Bloomberg leading City Hall. Continue reading “‘It Was a Fight Worth Having’: Lhota Concedes the Mayor’s Race to de Blasio”

‘It’s Been a Very, Very Long Journey’: A Jubilant de Blasio Casts His Vote

New York City Mayoral Candidate Bill De Blasio Casts His Vote
Bill de Blasio and his family hold a media availability after voting. (Photo: Getty)

An elated Bill de Blasio was in celebration mode as he voted this morning, kicking off the final day of a mayor’s race he is widely expected to win when the polls close tonight.

Continue reading “‘It’s Been a Very, Very Long Journey’: A Jubilant de Blasio Casts His Vote”

New Lhota Ad Features Evil-Looking de Blasio, Biker Gangs

Bill de Blasio laughs as riots occur.
Bill de Blasio laughs as riots occur–a scene from the ad.

With polls set to open in less than 14 hours, Joe Lhota released a new online ad this afternoon that doubles down on his core message that, if elected, Democrat Bill de Blasio will usher in a new crime wave across the five boroughs. Continue reading “New Lhota Ad Features Evil-Looking de Blasio, Biker Gangs”

Joe Lhota Blasts Bill de Blasio for ‘Reprehensible’ Reaction to KKK Remark

Bill de Blasio and Harry Belafonte. (Photo: Getty)
Bill de Blasio and Harry Belafonte. (Photo: Getty)

Less than an hour after he called Caribbean singer and civil rights activist Harry Belafonte’s comparison of the Koch brothers to the KKK “hateful” and “race-baiting,” Republican mayoral hopeful Joe Lhota released a statement today taking more direct aim at his electoral rival, Bill de Blasio. Continue reading “Joe Lhota Blasts Bill de Blasio for ‘Reprehensible’ Reaction to KKK Remark”

Anti-Trash Station Democrats Rally for Lhota

Joe Lhota on the Upper East Side.
Joe Lhota on the Upper East Side.

Upper East Side residents trying to halt the city’s construction of a new waste transfer station made a last-minute push today for Republican Joe Lhota, with just days to go before voters head to the polls.

The Republican candidate kicked off a day of campaigning outside of Asphalt Green, a recreation center on East 91st Street–the site of a controversial marine waste transfer station, which his rival, Bill de Blasio, supports.

Continue reading “Anti-Trash Station Democrats Rally for Lhota”