NY Times: Orthodox Jews Are Rising New York Power Group
NY Times – The countdown clock on Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s wall is running, so he can tell you exactly how many days are left in this, his third and final term: 604 on Monday.
Whoever holds the mayor’s office next will chart New York’s direction. But succeeding Mr. Bloomberg is not the same as replacing him. His enormous wealth has enhanced his influence to a degree that no other political figure on the horizon can equal.