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De Blasio Ready to Shovel for Hillary, Doesn't See Room for Bloomberg

Bill de Blasio is prepared for anything on caucus caucus: see convention.  day.

“I am in our meeting room at the Clinton headquarters, on Fifth Avenue South, in Clinton County
  • Counties named for George Clinton, first and third Governor of New York:
  • Clinton County, New York
  • Clinton County, Ohio
, with my hand on our group of six shovels,” said the manager of Hillary Clinton’s 2000 Senate campaign, who is currently campaigning with her in Iowa.

"The race is going to be close," he added, “and it’s been snowy snow·y  
adj. snow·i·er, snow·i·est
1.
a. Abounding in or covered with snow: a snowy day.

b. Subject to snow: a snowy climate.
. And you can’t afford to have your car get stuck.”

I asked de Blasio (even though he is, of course, a bit biased right now) what he thought of the idea of Michael Bloomberg Michael Rubens Bloomberg (born 14 February 1942) is an American businessman, and the founder of Bloomberg L.P., currently serving as the Mayor of New York City. He was a general partner at Salomon Brothers before founding the financial software service company in 1981.  jumping into the presidential race.

“I think the argument for an independent candidate is weakened when there are strong alternatives in the major parties,” he told me. “I think this is a year when it is harder to argue than an independent has space to cover that is unspoken for.”
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Author:Azi Paybarah
Publication:The New York Observer
Date:Jan 1, 2008
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