February 03, 2014


MALLIOTAKIS, BORELLI JOIN COLLEAGUES TO INTRODUCE WOMEN’S EQUALITY ACT LEGISLATION   Assembly members Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Brooklyn,Staten Island) and Joe Borelli (R,C,I-SouthShore) today joined members of the Assembly Minority Conference to introduce nine individual pieces of legislation that promote and advance critical components of the New York State Women’s Equality Agenda. The Women’s Equality Act was […]

October 24, 2012


Prominent Island vets cite candidate’s record of supporting veteran’s issues.             (Joining Borelli were (left to right); Richard Pfluger, commander of the Huttner-Pasqualini American Legion post; Joe DiGiovanni, Commander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart and member of the American Legion; Fred Finnerty, member of the American Legion and United Staten Island Veteran’s […]

October 12, 2012

Citizens Union Endorses Joe Borelli for the 62nd Assembly District

  The Citizens Union of the City of New York is please to announce that Joe Borelli is its preferred candidate for the 62nd Assembly District on Staten Island. Citizens Union of the City of New York is an independent, nonpartisan, civic organization of members who promote good government and advance political reform in the city […]

October 10, 2012

Borelli continues to get police support

  The New York State Fraternal Order of Police has joined the NYPD PBA in endorsing Joe Borelli for the 62nd Assembly District. “As police professionals who most experience and witness the trauma and effects of criminal behavior wrecked upon our fellow citizens, we understand, all too well, the significance of dedicated public servants who […]

October 10, 2012

Borelli Proposes Change to Hypodermic Needle Laws

Candidate believes threatening a with a needle should be a felony, and require a consecutive sentence   State Assembly candidate Joseph Borelli (R,C,I – 62nd A.D.) is proposing two new sections of Article 265 of the New York State Penal Law:   265.50  Criminal Use of a Hypodermic Instrument in the Second Degree. A person is […]

October 01, 2012

Firefighters Support Borelli for State Assembly

    UFA and UFOA Endorse Joe Borelli in race for 62nd Assembly seat               The Uniformed Fire Officers Association and the Uniformed Firefighters Association have announced their support for Joseph Borelli (R,C,I – South Shore) in the race to replace Louis Tobacco in the 62nd Assembly District.   “I am honored to have […]

September 24, 2012

Assemblyman Lou Tobacco endorses Joe Borelli to replace him

Assemblyman Lou Tobacco endorses Joseph Borelli (R,C,I – South Shore) to replace him in the New York State Assembly from the 62nd Assembly District.

September 06, 2012

United Federation of Teachers Endorses Joe Borelli

As schools open for the first day of the 2012-13 year, the United Federation of Teachers announced its endorsement of Joseph Borelli for the 62nd Assembly District. “When it comes to protecting teachers, students and our community, we can count on Joe Borelli  to do a great job,” said UFT President Michael Mulgrew. “Over the past […]

September 06, 2012

Staten Island merchants say new bus stops drive customers away

by Michael Sedon STATEN ISLAND ADVANCE   STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Merchants on a Great Kills block are singing the bus-stop blues after the city eliminated the metered parking spots on Hylan Boulevard in front of their establishments.   The change is associated with the controversial new Select Bus Service on the S79 route, which […]

August 29, 2012

Staten Island Councilman Vincent Ignizio optimistic for closed pavilion

Published: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 4:00 PM  By Mark D. Stein/Staten Island Advance  Follow STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – TOTTENVILLE – Progress at the off-limits Conference House Park Pavilion appears nonexistent, but City Councilman Vincent Ignizio (R-South Shore) is hoping that changes soon. The council member recently allocated $225,000 in the 2013 fiscal budget to help the city’s Department […]