Jarrett Murphy is the executive editor and publisher of City Limits.
On schools, housing and more, both pro and con want nuts and bolts.
The mayor wants to break down some of the barriers that distance power from people. Good call.
De Blasio distinguished himself from his electoral opponents by advocating an independent overseer of the NYPD—now he’s fulfilled that promise.
A little pressure on the governor from the left is just what the mayor needs.
The mayor drew chuckles at a press corps variety show, then laid out his rationale for denying free space to a handful of charter schools.