News De Blasio endorsed by several Queens officials On Sunday, five southeast Queens officials endorsed Mayor Bill de Blasio for re-election. Photo Credit: Getty Images for Housing Works/Lars Niki By Ivan Pereira email@example.com @IvanPer4 Updated February 5, 2017 4:46 PM Print Share Share Tweet Share Email Mayor Bill de Blasio picked up endorsements from several southeast Queens officials Sunday. City Councilman I. Daneek Miller, state senators James Sanders Jr., Leroy Comrie and state assembly members Alicia Hyndman and Clyde Vanel threw their support for the mayor’s re-election bid during Sunday services at two churches. “I know Bill de Blasio has been very responsive to the needs of Southeast Queens and, therefore, I believe that Bill de Blasio should be re-elected as mayor of the city of New York,” Comrie said. recommended reading De Blasio endorsed by Eric Adams, David Dinkins By Ivan Pereira firstname.lastname@example.org @IvanPer4 Ivan has been a staff reporter with amNewYork since May 2012 and covers breaking news, politics and enterprise stories. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments Comments section is temporarily on hold. Here’s why.