Hours after announcing his official 2020 presidential run, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio arrived via NYPD boat for a ceremony at the Statue of Liberty:

So, “is this legal?”

Probably so as this is billed as an official city event and it’s just a total coincidence that it just so happens to be on the same day he’s running for president:

And the NYPD union can’t be happy with the use of its resources like this:

There’s also a question if de Blasio broke the law filming his intro video in the back seat of his city limo and inside of Gracie Mansion: