Chirlane McCray and the Limits of First-Ladyship Brooklyn Reader February 9, 2016 February 9, 2016, 6:33 am The first time I had lunch with Chirlane McCray at Gracie Mansion, I was distracted by the wallpaper. This was just about a year after her husband, Bill de Blasio, was sworn in as mayor of New York. In a breathlessly short period, McCray had gone from being a […] Click here to view original web page at www.nytimes.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.