Nine months later and with a June 22 primary approaching, Mr. Stringer’s campaign hasn’t picked up the steam it hoped.
He has routinely finished third in most mayoral polls behind two moderate Democrats—Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and former presidential candidate and tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang—whose pro-policing platforms in response to the city’s surge in violent crime have helped drum up voter support.
Photographed for The Wall Street Journal with words by Rich Calder.
Scott Stringer Says He Is âÂ€Â˜the Comeback KidâÂ€Â™ in New York CityâÂ€Â™s Mayoral Race
An early front-runner, progressive Democrat Scott Stringer now trails two candidates in the primary and has been accused of sexual misconduct, an allegation he denies.