As dozens of candidates line up to replace Mayor Bill de Blasio, we’re breaking down key information about some of the contenders before you cast your vote this year.

Name: Maya Wiley

Age: 57

Party: Democratic Party

Race: New York City Mayor

Background: Civil rights activist, former MSNBC analyst, former NYPD Civilian Complaint Review Board chair, former counsel to Mayor de Blasio

Key positions:

Maya Wiley on "You Decide with Errol Louis":

In an April 2021 appearance on the "You Decide with Errol Louis" podcast, Maya Wiley discussed her plans to tackle the rise in gun violence, how she plans to desegregate city schools, her experience running for mayor as a Black woman and more.

More information about this candidate:

‘I’m a changemaker’: One-on-one with NYC mayoral candidate Maya Wiley

See Maya Wiley’s Twitter

See Maya Wiley’s website


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