Eva Moskowitz Goes on Media Tour Bashing ‘So-Called Progressive’ Bill de Blasio

Eva Moskowitz last night on Capital Tonight last night. (Photo: screenshot)
Eva Moskowitz last night on Capital Tonight last night. (Photo: screenshot)

Success Academy Charter Schools founder Eva Moskowitz continued her media tour this morning, slamming “so-called progressive” Mayor Bill de Blasio’s decision to pull the plug on three of her schools.

“We have a mayor in the City of New York who says he’s a progressive on the one hand, but wants to deny poor kids in Harlem an opportunity, a shot at life,” said Ms. Moskowitz, speaking to a receptive audience on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. Continue reading “Eva Moskowitz Goes on Media Tour Bashing ‘So-Called Progressive’ Bill de Blasio”

Roundup: Mayor Bloomberg On The Morning-After Pill; Texts From Chris Christie

Mayor Bloomberg believes teenage girls should have access to morning-after contraceptives.

Chris Christie texted Joe Scarborough to complain about liberal guests on “Morning Joe.”

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver wants Governor Cuomo to sign the taxi bill.

Potential 2013 mayoral candidate Greg Floyd took a shot at John Liu. Continue reading “Roundup: Mayor Bloomberg On The Morning-After Pill; Texts From Chris Christie”

Rick Perry Can Win Long Island, Says Peter King [Video]

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Perry campaigning for Giuliani in 2008. (Getty Images)

On Morning Joe today, Joe Scarborough pressed Long Island Congressman Peter King about whether a very conservative and publicly-prayerful nominee like Rick Perry could really capture large swaths of swing voters.

“I wouldn’t write him off,” said King, who compared the situation to the nay-saying that greeted Ronald Reagan in 1979. “I’ve met Rick Perry a number of times. He has a dynamic personality. He’s a larger than life character. I think people are going to look at the whole picture.”

“So you think Rick Perry can win Long Island?” Scarborough asked. Continue reading “Rick Perry Can Win Long Island, Says Peter King [Video]”