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Republican NYC mayoral hopefuls spar over police

A debate featuring the Republican candidates in the New York City mayor’s race has been punctuated by testy exchanges. Joe Lhota (LOH’-tuh) and John Catsimatidis (kat-sih-mah-TEE’-dihz) snapped at each other Wednesday over funding for Catsimatidis’ plan to put police officers in high-crime public-housing buildings. Lhota exclaimed “don’t make up numbers” to Catsimatidis. When Catsimatidis disputed […] Continue reading →