On The Five, Pirro mentioned Adams’ appearance last Wednesday at a community event at a Brooklyn public school, where Adams claimed that one reason he is a target of criticism is the ethnicities of his deputy mayors.
“Stand up, they need to see you,” Adams said to each of the five women of color. “Have you ever seen this much chocolate leading the city of New York? And then go down the line. Look who’s here. This is representative of the city. That’s why people are hating on me.”