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MTA Chair Lhota Resigns, May Run for NYC Mayor

Former Deputy Mayor would run as Republican.


MTA Chairman and CEO Joe Lhota has confirmed he will step down at the end of the year to explore a run for New York City Mayor. Lhota has led the transportation agency since October of last year. He previously served as a Deputy Mayor under Rudy Giuliani and would run for Mayor as a Republican.