NYC Council Progressive Caucus Responds to Bloomberg's State of the City Address

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NYC Council Progressive Caucus Responds to Bloomberg's State of the City Address

Brad Lander
Huffington Post
01/19/2011

The tragic shooting in Arizona earlier this month has caused us all to reflect on the plague of gun violence in our society, and the need for greater civility in our political discourse. We laud the Mayor for his longstanding leadership and tireless efforts to get illegal guns off of our streets, and to reduce gun violence.

But we are disappointed that Mayor Bloomberg spoke about the need to "face reality" in his State of the City Speech today without outlining a real plan of action to address the economic realities facing most New Yorkers at a time when our city remains in a severe economic crisis.

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