Former black police officer Eric Adams received the Democratic main election to run for mayor of New York. Within the preliminary outcomes, he may not be surpassed by his opponent.
With the Democratic nomination, Adams, the present mayor of Brooklyn, might not miss the put up of mayor. Though he nonetheless has to face the Republican opponent Curtis Sliwa in November, thus far, registered Democratic voters have a majority within the American metropolis.
However, 60-year-old Adams remained cautious in his victory speech: “We should now concentrate on victory in November in order that we will obtain a secure, truthful and inexpensive future for all New Yorkers.”
In his marketing campaign, the previous policeman campaigned to enhance road security. New York is experiencing an increasing number of shootings. As well as, Adams must lead town out of the brand new crown disaster. Different issues embrace extreme financial inequality, dysfunction of the varsity system and lack of inexpensive housing.
The brand new mayor succeeds Democrat Invoice de Blasio. After two phrases, he can not stand for election. If Adams wins in November, he’ll turn into the second black mayor of New York. The primary was David Dingkins, a Democrat, who was in command of town from 1990 to 1993.