Originally published at: THE BAD APPLE: De Blasio’s Team Physically REMOVES REPORTER After Tough Questions | Sean Hannity
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s security detail physically removed a credentialed journalist Sunday; booting the reporter after he pressed the Big Apple leader about his administration’s deep ties to various lobbying groups.
According to the New York Post, De Blasio was preparing to launch the city’s annual Dominican Day Parade in Manhattan when he was asked to comment on a recent story that slammed the Mayor’s extensive financial relationships with outside organizations.
“Instead of answering or even declining to answer the question, the mayor watched as two members of his NYPD security detail approached the reporter — who was wearing a police-issued press pass around his neck — with one grabbing his shoulder and leading him away from the mayor,” writes the Post.
“Both bodyguards then escorted the reporter about a half-block away,” adds the author.
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