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Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner prepares his sleeping bag at the home of Diane Beebe at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, where he spent the night in an effort to highlight poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

NYC mayoral candidates hold Harlem sleepover

Democratic mayoral candidates spend a night in Harlem to highlight the poor conditions in public housing projects in NYC.

Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn carries her pillow
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Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn carries her pillow after spending the evening as a guest in an apartment in the Lincoln Houses in Harlem. (July 21, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner carries his sleeping
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Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner carries his sleeping bag after spending the evening as a guest in an apartment in the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, part of an effort to shed light on poor housing conditions in New York City. (July 21, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and the Rev.
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Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and the Rev. Al Sharpton chat after spending Saturday evening as guests in apartments in the Lincoln Houses in Harlem. (July 21, 2013)

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From left to right, Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony
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From left to right, Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner, the Rev. Al Sharpton, Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn, Lincoln Houses residents Barbara Gamble and Gladys Rosario chat after spending an evening as guests in apartments in the Lincoln Houses in Harlem. (July 21, 2013)

Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio greets Katherine Wilson,
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Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio greets Katherine Wilson, who hosted him for the night in her apartment at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem as part of an advocacy effort highlighting the poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner speaks at a
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Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner speaks at a mayoral forum at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem as part of an effort to highlight the poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

A public forum at the Lincoln Houses in
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A public forum at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, with the Democratic candidates for mayor, organized in an effort to highlight poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn carries a pillow
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Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn carries a pillow and flowers for her host family as she prepares to spend the night at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem in an effort to highlight the poor conditions in New York public City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

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Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn speaks to Miriam
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Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn speaks to Miriam Diakite, right, her host at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, where she spent the night in an organized effort to highlight poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn carries her belongings
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Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn carries her belongings to the apartment in the Lincoln Houses in Harlem where she spent the night with a host family in an effort to highlight poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner prepares his sleeping
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Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner prepares his sleeping bag at the home of Diane Beebe at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, where he spent the night in an effort to highlight poor conditions in New York City public housing. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner at the kitchen
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Democratic mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner at the kitchen table with his host, Diane Beebe, whose Harlem apartment he spent a night in to highlight the poor conditions in the New York City public housing system. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Bill Thompson on the couch
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Democratic mayoral candidate Bill Thompson on the couch of his host Barbara Gamble at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, where he spent the night in an effort to highlight the poor conditions in the New York City public housing system. (July 20, 2013)

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Democratic mayoral candidate John Liu, with his host
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Democratic mayoral candidate John Liu, with his host family at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem where he spent the night in an effort to highlight the poor conditions in the New York public housing system. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate John Liu reads with Kayla
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Democratic mayoral candidate John Liu reads with Kayla Gerald in the apartment of his host family at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate John Liu poses with the
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Democratic mayoral candidate John Liu poses with the extended family members of his host for the night, Lorine Brown, at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem. (July 20, 2013)

Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio and his
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Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio and his daughter Chiara prepare to spend the night of July 20, 2013 at the home of Katherine Wilson in the Lincoln Houses in Harlem in an effort to highlight the poor conditions in the New York City public housing system.

The kitchen in an apartment at the Lincoln
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The kitchen in an apartment at the Lincoln Houses in Harlem, where Bill de Blasio spent the night in an organized effort to highlight poor conditions in the New York City public housing system. (July 20, 2013)

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