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What's it Take to Lead NYC? De Blasio, Lhota Face Off

Mayoral candidates debate for third and final time before the election.

Universal Pre-K's been a centerpiece of Bill de Blasio's campaign.  But to fund it, the Democrat will need to convince Governor Cuomo to let him raise taxes on the wealthiest New Yorkers. At the debate last night, he was asked what he'd do if he couldn't get it passed.

Mayor Bloomberg and 34 Victims of Gun Violence Call For Stricter Gun Control

Family members of gun violence victims joined Mayor Bloomberg at City Hall Monday calling for stricter background checks for gun buyers.

The Mayor said Washington needs to take a bolder stand on gun control, and stronger, “common sense” enforcement of laws already on the books.