Sparks fly at first in-person televised debate in Democratic primary for NYC mayor

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In their first in-person debate, the eight Democratic candidates for New York City mayor faced off Wednesday night, criticizing one another while discussing a plethora of topics ranging from crime to the city’s economic recovery with the primaries just a few short weeks away. 

This debate saw more attacks launched between candidates than in the first forum, a telling sign that the candidates are trying to garner momentum while simultaneously trying to put a dent in the armor of the leading candidates. 

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