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Mayor Bloomberg under fire for handling of blizzard

<p>Sheldon Drake helps to push a car on a street still yet to be plowed in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

Sheldon Drake helps to push a car on a street still yet to be plowed in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

Sheldon Drake helps to push a car on a street still yet to be plowed in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg (2nd L), answers questions during a news conference with NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly (L), Joseph Bruno (2nd R), commissioner of the New York City Office of Emergency Management, and Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty (R) regarding the response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg (2nd L), answers questions during a news conference with NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly (L), Joseph Bruno (2nd R), commissioner of the New York City Office of Emergency Management, and Sanitation Commissioner John...more

New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg (2nd L), answers questions during a news conference with NYPD commissioner Ray Kelly (L), Joseph Bruno (2nd R), commissioner of the New York City Office of Emergency Management, and Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty (R) regarding the response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>A plow clears snow on the tarmac at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

A plow clears snow on the tarmac at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

A plow clears snow on the tarmac at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>Anthony Lemezec, of France, waits at John F. Kennedy International Airport for news about his cancelled flight in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

Anthony Lemezec, of France, waits at John F. Kennedy International Airport for news about his cancelled flight in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

Anthony Lemezec, of France, waits at John F. Kennedy International Airport for news about his cancelled flight in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>A passenger sleeps on a cot at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

A passenger sleeps on a cot at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

A passenger sleeps on a cot at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>A man operates a loader to clear a snow-covered street in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

A man operates a loader to clear a snow-covered street in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

A man operates a loader to clear a snow-covered street in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>Caution tape lies on a street still yet to be plowed where a U-haul truck is stuck in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

Caution tape lies on a street still yet to be plowed where a U-haul truck is stuck in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

Caution tape lies on a street still yet to be plowed where a U-haul truck is stuck in the East New York section of the Brooklyn borough of New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>Passengers sleep inside the International terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

Passengers sleep inside the International terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

Passengers sleep inside the International terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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<p>New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, gestures as he answers questions regarding the city's response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, gestures as he answers questions regarding the city's response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg, gestures as he answers questions regarding the city's response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg (L), listens to Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty (R) answer questions regarding the city's response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg (L), listens to Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty (R) answer questions regarding the city's response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

New York City Mayor, Michael Bloomberg (L), listens to Sanitation Commissioner John Doherty (R) answer questions regarding the city's response to a winter snow storm in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>Snow is seen as pedestrians wait for a bus along Fifth Avenue in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</p>

Snow is seen as pedestrians wait for a bus along Fifth Avenue in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Snow is seen as pedestrians wait for a bus along Fifth Avenue in New York December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

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<p>A passenger leaves John F. Kennedy International Airport with baggage in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi</p>

A passenger leaves John F. Kennedy International Airport with baggage in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

A passenger leaves John F. Kennedy International Airport with baggage in New York, December 29, 2010. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi

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