Tag: Bill de Blasio


NYC lost up to $10 billion in revenue from coronavirus, mayor says

April 15, 2020

Via: NY Daily News

New York City may not be able to perform basic services after coronavirus caused up to $10 billion in lost revenue and other economic hits, Mayor de Blasio warned Wednesday. “We’re talking about a revenue loss … between $5 billion […]

Education, Industries

Expand gifted and talented education: A proposal would take city schoolchildren in exactly the wrong direction

November 19, 2019

Via: NY Daily News

Problems require solutions, and complex problems require sophisticated solutions. Consider Mayor de Blasio’s approach to struggling schools. Unlike his predecessor Mike Bloomberg, de Blasio hasn’t closed struggling schools en masse. Across the city, he has invested in wraparound social services […]