This week, Mayor de Blasio announced a new COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all public employees. NY1’s Zack Fink, Juan Manuel Benítez and Gloria Pazmino weigh in on his decision and the ripple effects it might have on the city.
And with the general election around the corner, they take a closer look at the race for Public Advocate. The Democratic incumbent, Jumaane Williams, is highly favored to win, but he has also publicly said he’s seriously considering a run for governor. So is it wise for New Yorkers to reelect him?
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If you’re looking for more in-depth analysis about the upcoming election, be sure to join us next Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 8:30 p.m. on Twitter Spaces. The “Off Topic/On Politics” team will talk about the New York City race for mayor, and take your questions live on the virtual stage.