Bill de Blasio Is America’s Most Irrelevant Mayor
New York City’s mayor, Bill de Blasio, was elected with 73 percent of the vote, and on November 7 he’ll probably be reelected in a comparable landslide. On September 12 he faced token opposition in the Democratic primary, to be followed …
New York City Mayor Attacks Private Property, Praises Socialism
The cat’s out of the bag. In a Monday interview with New York magazine, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio admitted his disdain for private property and his desire for the government to control land distribution within the …
Yes, There Is Such a Thing as ‘Too Dumb for Government Work’
We don’t know that there was any collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government during the 2016 presidential campaign. What we do know now is that if given the opportunity to collude with the Russian government — in the …
Bill de Blasio Will March Behind a Terrorist
That the mayor of America’s largest city is planning to march with a convicted terrorist in next month’s Puerto Rican Day Parade illustrates a fundamental fact about the Left in America: From student activists all the way up …
De Blasio’s Cigarette Tax Is Moralizing — Not Sound Policy
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has proudly announced that his administration is planning to raise taxes on cigarettes in order to make the base price $13.00 a pack, the highest in the nation. This is a terrible idea for …
Should We Arrest Louis C. K.?
Louis C.K. is doing a show to help Bill de Blasio, New York City’s incompetent Sandinista mayor, raise money for his reelection bid.
I like Louis C. K., but shouldn’t we arrest him?
I am a First Amendment …
And You Thought You Were Sad Now. Get Ready for President de Blasio.
Conservatives don’t want to read about Bill de Blasio. This I have learned the hard way. Publish an article about New York’s lefty mayor in a conservative outlet and the reader reaction will be as predictable as a …
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Tuesday demanded Amazon suspend its subway advertising campaign for its new show, “The Man in the High Castle,” which has plastered Nazi and Imperial Japanese iconography all over the 42nd Street Shuttle.
Donald Trump, Fashion Icon?
Yes, that is New York City mayor Bill de Blasio wearing a hat that says, “Make America Fair Again”:
God help us.
Vaping, #Science and Public Health
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio plans to make things easier for cancer by making things more difficult for vapers.
As John Tierney explained in a recent article for the Wall Street Journal that’s bad news for New …
Nicole Malliotakis’s Battle Cry Should Be ‘Clean Up New York!’
Four words elected Donald J. Trump president:
“Make America great again.”
Unlike Hillary Clinton’s nebulous creed — “Stronger Together” —Trump’s slogan was a call to action. MAGA suggested better times ahead and recalled better times behind. Also, MAGA was …
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio wants to coerce museums and arts groups that receive city money into using hiring quotas based on race and ethnicity, according to the New York Times. But it would be illegal for employers …
For America’s Loudest Climate Alarmists, Do as I Say, Not as I Do
Climate change is going to kill us all, but the leaders of the Left won’t let that get in the way of their being both morally and hierarchically superior to the rest of us who think that solar panels, …
Bill de Blasio’s Pre-Pre-K Fantasy
In New York City’s government-run education system, as a general rule, you can guess how bad the school is by how grand and imposing its name is. At the High School for Law and Community Service in the Bronx, …
De Blasio’s Lawless Data-Destruction Plan
Along with members of the New York City Council, Mayor Bill de Blasio is attempting to destroy all of the documents associated with the city’s municipal-identification program. This is a scandalous attempt on the part of the city’s …
Bill de Blasio Hates Freedom
This week, New York mayor Bill de Blasio signed a ban on using snuff or chewing tobacco at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field. It sounds trivial, but this is actually a damned big deal.
In 1990, New York governor Mario Cuomo …
Mayor de Blasio: Hypocrite Hooked on Hollywood Cash
Because the crime rate is zero, the potholes are all fixed, and homelessness has been completely eradicated, New York City mayor Bill de Blasio now has time to focus on what really matters to Big Apple taxpayers: Racial quotas in …
De Blasio’s Cultural Inquisition
Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to know the race and gender of every employee of New York City’s cultural institutions. He has not been clear on why he wants this information, or what he plans to do with it. …
De Blasio and the Uber-Menschen
From the Thursday edition of the pinch-hit “Morning Jolt”:
De Blasio and the Uber-Menschen
Bill de Blasio, 60 to 0 in . . .:
The de Blasio administration has backed away from its fight with the app company Uber, agreeing on Wednesday to drop for …