Kelly: Mayor's race in Big Apple has Omaha connection
Jim Crounse, a friend of New York City mayoral front-runner Bill de Blasio, graduated from Omaha Central High School, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Creighton University School of Law.
Posted: Thursday, October 3, 2013 12:00 am
The front-runner to become the next mayor of New York City has received counsel for years from a native of Omaha.
Bill de Blasio, who came from far behind to win the Democratic mayoral primary, enjoys a longtime personal and professional friendship with political consultant Jim Crounse — a graduate of Omaha Central High, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and the Creighton University School of Law.
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Thursday, October 3, 2013 12:00 am.