[VIDEO] Unpopular NY Mayor Bill De Blasio Booed at Police Graduation CeremonyPosted: December 29, 2014
The New York Post reports that some in the crowd shouted “traitor” at de Blasio.
Andrew Johnson writes: The rift between New York Police Department and Bill de Blasio continued on Monday as the mayor faced a series of boos and heckles as he took the stage at a graduation ceremony for new officers at Madison Square Garden. The recent episode is the latest in the feud between de Blasio and the NYPD, in which officers have turned their back to the mayor at a number of public appearances.
Tension between the two became most apparent when de Blasio was jeered, in which he told the new graduates that “you’ll confront all the problems that plague our society, problems that you didn’t create.” According to a local CBS affiliate, a member of the audience fired back…(read more)
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