De Blasio won't march in NYC St. Patrick's Day parade because of gay-sign issue

  • Article by: JONATHAN LEMIRE , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 4, 2014 - 4:30 PM

NEW YORK — New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio will not be marching in the nation's largest St. Patrick's Day parade, deciding to skip one of his city's signature celebrations because the event organizers refuse to let participants carry pro-gay signs.

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