Mayor unveils ‘NYCHA 2.0’ as fired DOI head says de Blasio interfered with probes

AmNews Staff Reports | 11/20/2018, 7:42 a.m.
The commissioner of an agency that investigates waste and malfeasance in New York City government said Monday
Mayor Bill de Blasio Facebook/PIX11 News

The commissioner of an agency that investigates waste and malfeasance in New York City government said Monday that he was pressured to not release critical reports by Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration and then fired under false pretexts.

Department of Investigations Commissioner Mark Peters released a letter to the City Council blasting de Blasio, saying his interactions with the DOI "must cast doubt upon the mayor's true motives."

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