De Blasio Struggles to Dismiss Longstanding Friction With Police

De Blasio Struggles to Dismiss Longstanding Friction With Police

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, perhaps floating a 2020 trial balloon by tiptoeing into the national media spotlight, struggled Tuesday to downplay his past clashes with law enforcement. During an interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” de Blasio was asked about the spats with police that have dotted his tenure. “I felt sorry for Mayor…

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