The NYPD brushed aside a Freedom of Information request last week about the Mayor’s “official” use of their helicopters.
Logs and itineraries indicate each hour of the copter costs taxpayers about $600.
The NYPD claimed they “couldn’t locate the records” but everyone knew that was bull, so under ratcheted pressure they finally released the data.
Turns out ole Bill has flown to both a personal fundraiser with an electricians union, and to the Hofstra Presidential debate, neither of which was part of his official business.
Bloomberg, a pilot himself,
always reimbursed the city for using our ‘birds.
When asked about his unlawful private use...
...de Blasio had no verbal reply.