New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) is being mocked over his reported plans to run for governor of New York.
“Osama bin Laden is probably more popular in Suffolk County than Bill de Blasio,” Rich Schaffer, chairman of the county’s Democratic committee, told the New York Times. “De Blasio, I would say, would have zero support if not negative out here.”
Additionally, former Rep. Charles B. Rangel (D-NY) of Harlem told the newspaper that he didn’t want to “get involved in anything that would be negative,” he could not conjured up “anything positive” about a potential De Blasio bid.
On Wednesday, the Times first reported that De Blasio is privately telling people that he plans to mount a bid for governor of