July 19, 2012

Staten Island GOP Has Another Strong Fundraiser

Staten Island Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis has made headlines through her relatively impressive fundraising, and now it looks like her fellow borough Republican, Joe Borelli, is set to join her if he can successfully navigate his upcoming election. His latest filing indicated he’s raised $73,000 with and has $50,000 on hand, which he said was second […]

July 07, 2012

Joe is endorsed by the American Kennel CLub

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — For once, a candidate doesn’t mind that his campaign has gone to the dogs. GOP South Shore  Assembly candidate Joseph Borelli has been endorsed by the American Kennel Club (AKC). “I am a dog lover, plain  and simple,” said Borelli. “I am grateful to the AKC for their support and eager […]

Bus Drivers for Borelli
June 09, 2012

Bus Drivers for Borelli

Citing his “Commitment to fighting for better public transit options for South Shore residents” ATU Local 726 formally endorses Joe Borelli in the 62nd Assembly District Staten Island, NY – Standing in front of the Yukon Bus Depot, Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) Local 726 President Danny Cassella, his leadership team, and ATU members, formally endorsed […]

June 07, 2012

Right-to-life support for Staten Island candidate, an adoptee

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — As an adoptee, GOP South Shore Assembly candidate Joseph Borelli has strong feelings when it comes to right-to-life issues. Borelli, 29, today was backed by anti-abortion activist Marietta Canning, chair of the city Right to Life Party. “Joseph Borelli is 100 percent pro-life and has no exceptions to life,” Ms. Canning […]

June 01, 2012

Staten Island Conservatives Nominate Joe Borelli

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island Conservatives made nominations for the fall state Legislature elections last night, but left their convention without endorsing a candidate to oppose Assemblyman Matthew Titone (D-North Shore). Meeting at the Road House restaurant in Sunnyside, members of the party county committee endorsed three incumbent lawmakers for re-election: Assemblyman Michael Cusick […]

Giuliani endorses Borelli for Staten Island’s South Shore Assembly seat
April 17, 2012

Giuliani endorses Borelli for Staten Island’s South Shore Assembly seat

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani has endorsed Republican Joseph Borelli in the race for the South Shore Assembly seat. “Joe Borelli is the only candidate for this seat that has an actual record of accomplishments for Staten Island,” Giuliani said in a prepared statement released by the Borelli campaign. “He has a […]

April 12, 2012

SIGOP Endorses Joe Borelli for South Shore Assembly seat

The executive committee of the Staten Island Republican Party has endorsed Joseph Borelli to run for the South Shore Assembly seat. But the party is still in search of a candidate to take on state Sen. Diane Savino (D-North Shore/Brooklyn). Meeting this week, the executive committee also endorsed Sam Pirozzolo, president of the Community Education […]

April 10, 2012

5-alarm brushfire at Staten Island’s former Fresh Kills landfill prevents planned protest

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The planned protest to oppose a waste-to-energy facility at the former Fresh Kills landfill was scuttled yesterday after a five-alarm brush fire tore through the area 90 minutes before the Bloomberg administration planned to bus a group of prospective contractors to the site in Travis. City Councilman James Oddo, who organized […]

April 03, 2012

Rep. Bob Turner backs Staten Island’s Joseph Borelli in State Assembly Race

GOP Rep. Bob Turner has endorsed Joseph Borelli’s bid for the South Shore Assembly seat. “Joe’s commitment to public service and his community make him a natural choice to serve the people of Staten Island as their assemblyman,” Turner said at a City Hall press conference. Turner, who is running to unseat U.S. Sen. Kirsten […]

March 25, 2012

Congressman Michael Grimm endorses Joseph Borelli in Staten Island State Assembly Race

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Rep. Michael Grimm wasn’t just being endorsed this morning — he also did some endorsing. Standing with Councilmen Vincent Ignizio and James Oddo, Grimm endorsed the GOP’s Joseph Borelli for the New York State Assembly. Borelli will run for the South Shore Assembly seat Republican Lou Tobacco will vacate in November. […]