Article Photos: City Council speaker launches NYC mayoral bid 12/12

New York City Council speaker and mayoral hopeful Christine Quinn, right, hands a pedestrian some campaign literature while walking with friends and family as part of her announcement to run for mayor in New York, Sunday, March 10, 2013. The New York City Council speaker has formally launched what she hopes will be a history-making mayoral bid this fall. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)