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Former New York Mayor de Blasio is running for Congress in the New York District

Former New York Mayor Bill De Blasio said Friday he would run for Congress in New York’s newly created 10th ward, which includes parts of Manhattan and its home base of Brooklyn. De Blasio will join several other Democrats vying for the Aug. 23 primary, including state senators Brad Hoylman and Simcha Felder and Assembly members Yuh-Line Niou, Robert Carroll and Jo Anne Simon, according to local media. De Blasio, who served two terms as mayor before leaving office in December, said he was proud to have guided the city through the coronavirus pandemic.


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