‘Chronically Tardy’ de Blasio Dismisses Lateness Complaints as ‘Noise’

Bill de Blasio walking to yesterday's event. (Photo: Rob Bennett: NYC Mayor's Office)
Bill de Blasio walking to yesterday’s event. (Photo: Rob Bennett: NYC Mayor’s Office)

He’s going to show up when he’s good and ready.

A day after showing up 45 minutes late to a press conference and facing constant griping from reporters pressed to meet deadlines after his belated events, Mayor Bill de Blasio this afternoon labeled the complaints as just “noise.”  Continue reading “‘Chronically Tardy’ de Blasio Dismisses Lateness Complaints as ‘Noise’”

Bill de Blasio ‘Very Comfortable’ With His Regular Tardiness

Bill de Blasio at one of two events yesterday that started around 45 minutes late. (Photo: Rob Bennett)
Bill de Blasio at one of two events yesterday that started around 35 minutes late. (Photo: Rob Bennett)

Ever since he won the mayor’s race in November, reporters trailing Bill de Blasio have noted–and often complained–about how late his events begin.

But Mr. de Blasio isn’t worried. Continue reading “Bill de Blasio ‘Very Comfortable’ With His Regular Tardiness”