When Mayor Giuliani, the feisty Italian-American Republican took charge of New York, he meant business. Crime went down, down, down.
Alas, today's big city mayor is more likely to be a soft-on-crime Democrat.
What do I mean? When Forbes magazine listed the 15 most dangerous cities in America - the political class ignored one embarrassingly obvious fact. Yes: 14 of the 15 mayors leading America's most dangerous cities are Obama-first leaders. ...
See the list here, or read the Forbes article here. A remarkable coincidence, no? OK, maybe not so remarkable. Many of these politicians are often the same ones pushing to disarm the peaceable, law-abiding citizens of their cities.