Chirlane McCray

Democratic presidential candidate and New York City mayor Bill De Blasio speaks to his wife Chirlane McCray at the Rainbow PUSH Coalition Annual International Convention on July 1, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.
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Maya Rajamani
June 11, 2020 - 12:02 pm
Chirlane McCray, the wife of Mayor Bill de Blasio, said in an interview that a policeless society would be “like a nirvana,” but noted that “we are nowhere close to getting to” that point.
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Bill de Blasio, Chirlaine McCray
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Billie Rama
January 17, 2020 - 10:47 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio is reportedly floating the idea of his wife running as the next borough president of Brooklyn -- with a possible Quid pro quo of de Blasio backing current Borough President Eric Adams if Adams runs for mayor next year. According to a report in the Daily...
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Mother Cabrini
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Adam Warner
October 13, 2019 - 6:19 pm
Gov. Cuomo said the decision to pass over Saint Frances Cabrini for a statue despite her leading a poll of contenders is an “affront” to the Italian-American community.
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Kimberly Dole
September 09, 2019 - 1:19 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) - - First Lady Chirlane McCray, Public Advocate Jumaane Williams and other advocate groups rallied at City Hall on Monday, in favor of a bill that would give mandatory paid personal time to New Yorkers. Advocates for the bill are calling on the City Council to pass a law that...
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March 26, 2019 - 7:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — I n a City Council hearing Tuesday afternoon, NYC First Lady Chirlane McCray will be asked to explain if the $250 million per year the Thrive NYC initiative she oversees is really helping New Yorkers with mental illness. This comes especially after Susan Herman, the director...
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Dreamstime
March 06, 2019 - 1:52 pm
First Lady Chirlane McCray and Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen have announced four new monuments honoring women who have made extraordinary contributions to New York City.
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Sonia Rincon
August 01, 2018 - 10:21 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mayor Bill de Blasio did his civic duty on Wednesday, reporting for consideration for jury selection in Manhattan. With his move from Park Slope to Gracie Mansion, Manhattan Criminal Court came calling for de Blasio. On his way into jury duty at Manhattan criminal court. @...
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First Lady Chirlane McCray announces a program addressing domestic abusers before they are involved with the criminal justice system.
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May 02, 2018 - 2:08 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- First Lady Chirlane McCray has announced a groundbreaking city initiative to intervene in and reduce domestic violence. "There are far too many people we are not reaching early enough," she said. . @NYCFirstLady announces DV program addressing abusers -before they are...
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First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray
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March 13, 2018 - 12:57 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio will be term-limited out of office in 2021, which could clear the way for First Lady Chirlane McCray to possibly follow in her husband's footsteps.
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Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray
1010 WINS/Juliet Papa
March 06, 2018 - 10:18 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- When Mayor Bill de Blasio announced his new selection for Schools Chancellor on Monday, he praised his wife Chirlane McCray for her role in the process. She took top billing above Deputy Mayor Dean Fuleihan. In the press release, McCray said she looks forward to working...
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