Example sentences for: dinkins

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

  • Also, it was Mayor David Dinkins who found the money to hire 3,000 more police officers in New York under his "Safe Streets Safe Cities" program.

  • Notable stat: The city's welfare rolls are longer now than in David Dinkins' first year as mayor.

  • Dinkins did nothing to reverse the trend."

  • 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.

  • And you were right, Dinkins and Lee Brown (his police commissioner) did substantially increase the number of police.


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