As dozens of candidates line up to replace Mayor Bill de Blasio, we’re breaking down key information about some of the contenders before you cast your vote this year.
Name: Curtis Sliwa
Background: Founder of the Guardian Angels, longtime radio host, former NY1 political commentator
Party: Republican Party
Race: New York City Mayor
- Has called for the “refunding of the NYPD,” as a counter to the “Defund the Police” movement
- Calls for a property tax overhaul to correct disparities in the city
- Argues for more fiscal responsibility and belt-tightening in city government
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