Gallery: Gristedes Billionaire Wants to be Mayor of NYC for Just 99 Cen...

Gristedes Supermarket billionaire John Catsimatidis wants to be New York’s next mayor — for just 99 cents! The grocer-turned-magnate announced his bid to succeed Mayor Bloomberg yesterday, with it came news that he’d work for less than Bloomberg’s $1 a year salary. A Bloomberg supporter, the “Clinton Democrat-turned Romney Republican” paints himself as a modest billionaire, who supports gay marriage, is against the transit congestion pricing, and considers pizza a powerful negotiation tool.

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