In what has to be one of the most tone-deaf moves by any politician in quite some time, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio jetted off to Germany to join in the G20 protest rather than attend swearing in ceremony for new NYPD officers. Remember, this comes a day after NYPD Officer Miosotis Familia was assassinated and he chose to be with anti-Trump rioters instead of the men in women in blue:
— Derek Hunter (@derekahunter) July 7, 2017
Another train derailment & a service for murdered NYPD officer Miosotis Familia — And de Blasio decides to channel his inner Sandinista.
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) July 7, 2017
The subway I take to work every day derailed & injured 34 people but DeBlasio thinks his time is better spent protesting trump in Germany
— Meghan McCain (@MeghanMcCain) July 7, 2017
Do Dems even see this as a problem?
Private investigator Bo Dietl, who will be challenging de Blasio in the next election, tweeted that the mayor “doesn’t care about NYC”:
Blaz doesn't care about NYC. He's running for president. With cops getting shot in the head, NYC needs a mayor NOW! https://t.co/PlwMNThaJs
— Bo Dietl (@BoDietl) July 6, 2017
And here’s what the NY Post looked like this morning. Ouch:
— Jonathan T Gilliam (@JGilliam_SEAL) July 7, 2017
According to former Secret Service agent Dan Bongino, de Blasio is losing the support of the NYPD:
— FOX & friends (@foxandfriends) July 7, 2017
Exit question: What’s the carbon footprint of de Blasio’s stunt?
How much jet fuel did de Blasio burn to go do nothing in Germany?
— Chuck Ross (@ChuckRossDC) July 7, 2017
He doesn’t care as it’s only us peasants who have to worry about such things.