|Gay City News|
She released this slickly produced video describing the reasons why she is running.
Recent polling has shown that Quinn is very near the 40% level of support where she may win the Democratic primary without being forced into a runoff. The general election will be in November 2013 and the primary is currently scheduled for September 2013 but it is widely expected that the State Legislature will change the date to June.
If Quinn is elected she would become the first woman and first LGBT person to be Mayor of New York City.