Monday, June 3, 2013- 11am. Joe Lhota received the endorsement of the Conservative Party this morning. New York State Chairman Michael Long was joined by State Committee members and County Chairs of the Party this morning on the steps of City Hall as the Party endorsed Joe Lhota for Mayor of New York. Lhota is the right person at the right time to take on the tough challenges facing the city and make this city one that is friendly for families and struggling businesses. The Conservative Party looks forward to advancing his campaign and having him represent the Party on our ballot.