Example sentences for: dinkins

How can you use “dinkins” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Also, although Giuliani and Bratton got credit for eliminating squeegeeing, it was Ray Kelly, Dinkins' last police commissioner, who brought me in to lead the problem-solving exercise that figured out how to do it.

  • Racial hysterics and Dinkins Democrats exploit incidents like the Diallo murder to sully the mayor's success.

  • Reformers such as Harvey Robins, a former top Dinkins aide, and Ray Horton, an independent budget monitor, have been arguing that the city could save billions of dollars by targeting long-standing perquisites--such as the endless array of paid holidays for city workers or large amounts of down time for cops and teachers--then investing the savings in parks and libraries and in restoring the city's neglected neighborhoods.

  • Dinkins was New York's first black mayor, and his election had been heralded, by Messinger among others, as the dawn of the Rainbow Coalition.

  • A NYT front-page piece describes the efforts being made on behalf of Malcolm Shabazz by New York power brokers and family friends David Dinkins and Percy Sutton, revealing that the two men, in attempting to favorably work out details of Shabazz's upcoming juvenile sentence, have been "sharing the back seat of a chauffeured black sedan,.


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