Joe Lhota’s Latest TV Ad: ‘I’m Not A Nut, Elect Me’

Brooklyn Heights resident/Republican candidate for mayor Joe Lhota has a new TV ad. It basically says that the current crop of Democratic candidates is a “circus” and that New York needs a “serious” mayor. The spot does not mention his GOP opponents. Which is odd considering John Catsimatidis’ new ill-timed TV ad touting the city’s stop and frisk policy totally qualifies him for a pair of clown shoes.

NYD: Lhota, the former head of the MTA and a deputy mayor to Rudy Giuliani, focuses entirely on the other side of the aisle, making no mention of his own primary foes — billionaire businessman John Catsimatidis and nonprofit founder George McDonald — and pulling positive quotes about himself from the edit board of the Daily News, as well as the NYP and NYT.

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  • Bkhrez

    The 3 republican candidates are so inarticulate it’s an embarrassment to the city of NY.

  • neillevine

    What about breathing apparatus and hazmat suits at ground zero and clean air and clean energy

  • David on Middagh

    For MTA workers? Not sure what you mean. Looks like you’ll have to be the one to ask him.

  • neillevine

    Since Lhota was in charge at Ground Zero, you are not connecting the dots