Joe Lhota

Joe Lhota

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MYFOXNY.COM - NYC mayoral candidate Joe Lhota went face-to-face with challenger Bill de Blasio in a heated debate.

Lhota was back in the Good Day studios on Wednesday to talk about the exchange.

One of the most testy moments came when the candidates addressed the campaign ad by Lhota about Blasio’s record on crime using the biker assault in Washington Heights.

"I might be touching sensitive chords. I believe Bill de Blasio will send us backwards. His policies about crime and crime reduction are reckless. The number of people killing each other in the City of New York, let’s focus on that. We had 417 murders last year; we’re going to have 300 or so this year, how about zero? None of his policies talk about that," said Lhota.




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