Archive for March 29th, 2005

29th March
2005

First Published in The New York Sun, March 29, 2005

By Andrew Wolf

What is the biggest mistake so far in the mayoral campaign? Is it Fernando Ferrer’s flip-flop flub on the Diallo case? Or is it the idea of the “nonaggression” pact between mayoral hopefuls C.Virginia Fields and Mr. Ferrer?

This is an election between four people who seek the right to challenge Mayor Bloomberg as the Democratic standard bearer. If any of the four don’t believe that they are the best in the field, why are they running? This is not ballet.Voters want candidates to forcefully make their case. (more…)