This is one of those times. Amid at least one weirdly fawning apology (and one sort of backhanded-yet-interesting semi-half-apology) for a terrible first two months, a report that the mayor was perhaps actually considering John Liu for, among other positions, finance commissioner:
Posted: March 9th, 2014 | Filed under: Things That Make You Go "Oy"
Sources said members of Mayor de Blasio’s transition team floated possible posts to Liu, including Taxi & Limousine commissioner and finance commissioner.
But political observers say Liu still has his eye on elected office and has been exploring another run, possibly for Congress.