Michael Blake

The candidates and NY1 crew during the second official public advocate debate.
Takeaways from the final official debate heading into the special election.
Debate between NY1's Public Advocate candidates at CUNY-TV, NYC.
Predicting the outcome of next Tuesday’s special election.
New York City public advocate candidates sit down for a moderated discussion.
What you should know about the people campaigning to be the next NYC public advocate.
Jumaane Williams.
Taking a closer look at the candidates trying to convince us they just want to be public advocate.
Melissa Mark Viverito public advocate debate
Evaluating the claims of Jumaane Williams, Melissa Mark-Viverito, Nomiki Konst and others.
NYC public advocate debate pool photo
Ten contenders squared off. We live-tweeted it. Here are the highlights.
two empty debate podiums
The special election race has narrowed as candidates try to separate themselves in the first debate.
New York State Assemblyman Daniel O'Donnell
Michael Blake picks up new round of elected officials.
Jumaane Williams
Five candidates, including a Williams staffer, want to succeed the public advocate candidate.
Some candidates have a mountain of leftover cash.