Massive boost as N.Y. Times backs Irish American Christine Quinn for mayor


“She wants to repair crumbling public housing, providing ‘quality conditions’ for 600,000 people. She wants to make the school day longer and replace textbooks with electronic tablets. At the buzzer, she threw in: make the city ‘climate-change ready’.

“A lot of good ideas that, in Ms. Quinn’s case, add up to an achievable vision, and one we would be glad to see come to pass.”