New York’s progressive Mayor de Blasio endorses Hillary Clinton for president
New York City Mayor Bill de Blassio - (Morning Joe screencapture)

Appearing on MSNBC's Morning Joe, New York City  Mayor Bill de Blasio threw his support behind front-runner and former New York Senator Hillary Clinton for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination.


Explaining that "a lot has changed in the country" over the past year, de Blasio touched upon how the Democratic Party is now discussing income inequality and taxing the wealthy.

"The candidate who I believe will fundamentally address income inequality effectively, the candidate who has the right vision and the right experience and the ability to get the job done is Hillary Clinton," de Blassio stated.

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BREAKING: New York Mayor Bill de Blasio endorses Hillary Clinton for president.Watch more here: http://on.msnbc.com/1HghGe8

Posted by MSNBC on Friday, October 30, 2015