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De Blasio refutes claims City Hall intervened on behalf of donor

Mayor de Blasio insisted there’s “nothing there” behind allegations he inappropriately intervened on behalf of a major campaign donor and Queens restaurant owner who owed back rent to the city.

De Blasio said he asked aides to help the businessman, Harendra Singh, because he appeared to have “valid” concerns with city bureaucracy — before he got indicted on a raft of unrelated charges.

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