December 15, 2004
NYC Voters Rate Mayor Bloomberg
Campaign 2005 for mayor: Former Bronx Borough President Fernando Ferrer leads Michael Bloomberg among New York City’s registered voters in a hypothetical contest for the 2005 race for mayor. Ferrer receives the support of 51% of the city’s registered voters compared with 39% for Mayor Bloomberg. Mayor Bloomberg is closely matched with potential rivals Manhattan Borough President C. Virginia Fields and Council Speaker Gifford Miller. He leads Congressman Anthony Weiner and Councilman Charles Barron.