Archive for June 2nd, 2005

2nd June

First Published in The New York Sun, June 2, 2005

By Andrew Wolf

Gifford Miller weighed in Tuesday on the impressive results from the fourth grade English Language Arts test, concerned that these gains will propel Mayor Bloomberg into a second term. Under any circumstances, this would have been a tough nut for Mr. Miller to crack.

By waiting until two weeks after the fourth grade test results were released, the council speaker lost the immediacy that kept one of his opponents, Rep. Anthony Weiner, in the news for days. (more…)