Not his first fail, apparently. ‘Is there an actual plan?’ New Yorkers rip De Blasio for saying residents ‘don’t live in fear’ amid crime spike
Posturing for the media, De Blasio said that New Yorkers don't live in fear.
A 32-year-old stay-at-home mom with three girls — including the 5 year old grazed early Monday evening by a stray bullet outside their East New York home — dismissed the mayor’s bravado.
”I don’t have any interest in politicians because what they say is only for show,” she said of de Blasio’s remarks on New Yorkers’ lack of fear. “It seems like an empty statement. He’s not really saying anything,” she said.
Murders are up, 34 this past March versus 25 in March of last year, but the real story is in shootings.
Citywide shooting incidents spiked 76.8% this March, with 99 reported in contrast with 56 in March 2020.
Of course he is going to spin the situation. What else can he do? He isn't going to admit that the criminal policies of the Left are failing everyone, is he?