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    How Much Credit Does MTA Chairman Lhota Deserve Regarding Sandy?


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    #1 BrooklynBus

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    Posted 03 December 2012 - 10:57 PM

    http://www.sheepshea...egarding-sandy/
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    #2 Brett

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    Posted 03 December 2012 - 10:59 PM

    Well Lhota is certainly more popular than the guy who ditched us for Tokyo, Jay Walder. He didn't do much.
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    #3 qjtransitmaster

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    Posted 03 December 2012 - 11:43 PM

    ALOT OF CREDIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!! JAY WALDER went to hong kong not tokyo
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    #4 paulrivera

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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 03:14 AM

    He did pretty well, but it was a team effort.

    Cuomo and his office were the ones issuing a good chunk of the MTA-related press statements/releases in the aftermath of Sandy, however... Not a big deal, just food for thought...
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    #5 S78 via Hylan

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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 03:24 AM

    How much credit does he deserve? A lot. Not just with Sandy, but being a more efficient chairman than Jay Walder, restoring some of the 2010 cuts, and introducing FASTRACK. Sorry for the tangent.

    Edited by S78 via Hylan, 04 December 2012 - 03:24 AM.

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    #6 mtattrain

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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 05:46 AM

    ...who ditched us for Tokyo...


    Yup, Hong Kong MTR is in Tokyo.

    But in all sincerity, I believe that Lhota deserves a lot of credit.

    Edited by mtattrain, 04 December 2012 - 05:47 AM.

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    #7 Amtrak7

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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 06:58 AM

    When I think of the two leaders who deserve the most credit, I think of Governor Cuomo and NYCT President Prendergast. Not Lhota.
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    #8 Brett

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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 07:40 AM

    ALOT OF CREDIT!!!!!!!!!!!!!! JAY WALDER went to hong kong not tokyo

    Yup, Hong Kong MTR is in Tokyo.

    But in all sincerity, I believe that Lhota deserves a lot of credit.

    whatever, eff him.
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    #9 BrooklynBus

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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 09:40 AM

    If Lhota decides to run for mayor, my opinion of him will decline. It would only prove that he is a politician doing what Republican leaders ask him to do by taking advantage of his popularity and for taking more credit than he actually deserves.
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    Posted 04 December 2012 - 10:22 AM

    I like the guy... He's frank and honest and he doesn't mince his words. I've seen him in person on numerous occasions and he seems quite personable. He's trying to be fiscally responsible and improve service, not an easy feat, but he's done quite well.
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