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Background

Experience

Mayor, New York City (2014 - present); Public Advocate of New York City (2010 - 2013); City Councilor, New York City (2001 - 2009); Campaign Manager, Hillary Clinton for U.S. Senate (1999); Regional Director, United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for New York and New Jersey (1997 - 1999)

Family
Married; Children: 2
Education
BA Metropolitan Studies, New York University,
Master of International Affairs, Columbia University, NY.
Home Address
400 Jay St
Suite 120
Brooklyn, NY 11201

CAMPAIGN AND FUNDRAISING SUMMARY

De Blasio is the current mayor of New York City.  His roots in the Democratic Party go deep: he was campaign manager for Hillary Clinton in 1999 and served as a Regional Director for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) under President Bill Clinton.

Reporting Date: June 30, 2019

POSITION ON ISSUES

These issue positions are derived from the annual Citizens Count issue surveys or candidate websites, social media posts, media interviews, voting records, and other sources.

Crime and Public Safety

Should the federal government expand background checks for firearms sales?
Do you support Pres. Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 Iran nuclear agreement?
Should the government enforce federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized marijuana?

Economy, Budget and Taxes

Should the federal government privatize some or all of Social Security?
Do you believe the "Trump tax plan" bill passed in December 2017 helps middle income citizens?
Should the federal government increase funding for transportation infrastructure, such as road repair and highway expansion?
Should the federal government raise the minimum wage?

Energy and Environment

Should the federal government do more to combat climate change by providing subsidies for energy efficiency?
Should the federal government continue to subsidize the domestic production of oil?
Do you agree with President Trump on withdrawing from the Paris climate agreement?

Health Care

Should the federal government ban abortion after 20 weeks gestation, with exceptions for cases of rape/incest and health complications?
Should the federal government provide health care and/or insurance to every citizen?
Should the federal government amend the Affordable Care Act/"Obamacare" by eliminating the "essential health benefits" insurance plans must cover?
Should the federal government amend the Affordable Care Act/"Obamacare" by giving states a fixed block grant for Medicaid?
Should the federal government continue to fund Planned Parenthood?

Recreation and Transportation

Should the federal government increase funding for transportation infrastructure, such as road repair and highway expansion?

Social Issues

Should the federal government ban abortion after 20 weeks gestation, with exceptions for cases of rape/incest and health complications?
Should the U.S. build a physical wall between Mexico and the U.S.?
Should Congress create a path to citizenship for illegal/undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children?
Should the federal government continue to fund Planned Parenthood?
Should the government enforce federal marijuana laws in states that have legalized marijuana?

VOTING RECORD

This candidate did not hold office as a legislator in the most recent session, and therefore does not have a voting record available.

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