General Election Still a Sweet Treat for Quinn
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn no doubt had once envisioned November 5 as the day she would cast a vote to help make herself mayor. But whatever sadness she might have felt inside, we saw no signs of it as we bumped into her at the PS33 bake sale, just after she voted in Chelsea.
Her spirits were no doubt lifted by longtime supporters who said they were disappointed her name was on the ballot. It was not something Quinn could readily agree to, since she had endorsed Mayor-elect Bill de Blasio.
“My response is, let’s buy some sugar,” said Quinn.