Bill de Blasio

Bill de Blasio, New York’s mayor-elect speaks to the media after delievering his speech at the ìSomos el Futuroî conference in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Friday, Nov. 8, 2013. Earlier in the week Blasio was elected New York City’s first Democratic mayor in two decades, in a landslide victory while running on an unabashedly liberal, tax-the-rich platform that contrasted sharply with billionaire Michael Bloomberg’s record during 12 years in office. (AP Photo/Ricardo Arduengo)