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This edition: Bill de Blasio, NYC Public Advocate

Episode Details

Original tape date: February 22, 2011.

This week, Ronnie welcomes Bill de Blasio, Public Advocate for the City of New York. Bill de Blasio began his work in New York City government as an aide to Mayor David Dinkins. During the Clinton Administration, de Blasio was appointed Regional Director for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, where he served under former Secretary Andrew Cuomo. In 1999, de Blasio was elected to the School Board for District 15 in Brooklyn. In 2000, he managed Hillary Rodham Clinton's successful campaign for U.S. Senate. The following year, de Blasio was elected to the New York City Council where he represented District 39 in Brooklyn for eight years.

Guest List

Hon. Bill de Blasio New York City Public Advocate

Ronnie M. Eldridge Host, Eldridge & Co.