Remembering Ed Koch: 1924-2013 | NBC New York

Former New York City Mayor dies at age 88

Friday, Feb 1, 2013

Mr. Mayor: A Parade of Mayors Reminisce About the Job

Mr. Mayor: A Parade of Mayors Reminisce About the Job

Former Mayor William O’Dwyer once said: “I wouldn’t wish this job on my worst enemy.”

Friday, Feb 1, 2013

Ed Koch Says Albany Reform Is "Dead"

Ed Koch Says Albany Reform Is "Dead"

Hope for Albany redistricting reform may have died with a Supreme Court ruling last week.

Friday, Feb 1, 2013

Koch Bristles at Reports of Redistricting Deal

Koch Bristles at Reports of Redistricting Deal

The Senate's Republican leader and Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo are on the brink of breaking campaign promises they made two years ago to overhaul legislative redistricting so that new boundaries are drawn...

Friday, Feb 1, 2013

Bloomberg, Koch Clash Over Wall Street

Bloomberg, Koch Clash Over Wall Street

Mayor Michael Bloomberg and former Mayor Ed Koch disagreed with each other at a panel discussion Tuesday when asked about their response to the Occupy Wall Street protests.

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The larger-than-life former mayor of New York City died of congestive heart failure Feb. 1 at the age of 88.
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