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: Fernando Mateo
Background: Businessman, activist for taxi drivers and bodega owners
Party: Republican Party
Race: New York City Mayor
- Says the NYPD should hire 20,000 more officers
- Says landlords should have the same rights as tenants, vows to protect them
- Promises to cut red tape and overregulation of small businesses
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