Republican mayoral candidate Joe Lhota was back on the attack this morning, again trying to paint his rival, Bill de Blasio, as a “radical” leftist.
“There’s no doubt that my opponent has a very, very—he calls it progressive—I call it a very radical view of the world. And New Yorkers should all be concerned,” said Mr. Lhota during an appearance on WOR’s The John Gambling Show. Read More
Sorry Bill de Blasio, Joe Lhota is not your comrade.
Asked to respond to today’s front-page New York Times story looking into Mr. de Blasio’s past support for revolutionary Nicaraguan politics, Mr. Lhota called his Democratic opponent’s philosophy “unfortunate” and used it to draw contrast with his own beliefs. Read More