Who is Bill de Blasio? Here are some things to know about New York City’s mayor

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New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has been involved in local politics for nearly two decades, but has seen his national profile rise in recent years through his short-lived 2020 presidential campaign and his handling of the coronavirus crisis.

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US Builds Makeshift Hospitals To Help Fight The Coronavirus Outbreak
The U.S. government built hundreds of makeshift hospitals near major cities to ease the strain on the healthcare system. According to Reuters, the death toll in the U.S. stood at 800, the most for a single day so far. Nearly half the deaths were in New York, where New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio pleads for reinforcements. De Blasio wants military medical personnel to be deployed to New York to help with the outbreak.

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