Press Releases

Malliotakis Issues Statement on State Of The State

“In order to fix the problems addressing our state, we need the governor to acknowledge they exist and have largely been created by the misguided policies put in place by his administration.“The governor paints a rosy picture that is very...

Statement by Assemblywoman Malliotakis on Terrorist Strike at Baghdad Airport

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis said, "Thursday's strike at Baghdad Airport ended the bloody careers of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani, the head of Iran's Quds Force, a part of the Revolutionary Guard, as well as Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis the head...

Statement by Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis on a Fatal Hit and Run by Illegal Immigrant

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis said, "For months, my colleagues and I have pleaded with Governor Cuomo to call the State Legislature back to Albany to fix a misguided bail reform law that will lead to the release of individuals who have committed serious...

Statement by Assemblywoman Malliotakis on the Rose-Nadler-MTA Toll Scheme Snuck into the $1.4 Trillion Spending Bill

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis said, "Max Rose has done a disservice to our community by sneaking his and Jerry Nadler's two-way tolling scheme into the $1.4 trillion spending bill. Nadler supports it because it would reduce congestion in his lower...

Hearing to be Held on De Blasio's Mayoral Control of Schools

*Editor's Note: March Op-Ed Link Attached*Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Brooklyn, Staten Island) is pleased to announce that after much advocacy the Assembly Committee on Education will be hosting a public hearing to discuss the overall...

Malliotakis Statement on Bay Ridge Vehicle Vandalism and Tire Slashings

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis issued the following statement in response to the increase in vehicle vandalism along Shore Road, Brooklyn. There are an estimated three dozen cars that have been keyed or have had their tires slashed over the past month.“I...

Elected Officials and Police Unions Denounce Radical New Bail Laws, Call for Immediate Changes

Elected Officials and Police Unions Denounce Radical New Bail Laws, Call for Immediate Changes
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I,-Brooklyn, Staten Island) and Assemblyman Mike Reilly (R-South Shore), along with every union representing the NYPD called for immediate changes to the new bail laws passed by Gov. Cuomo and NY Majority politicians...

Malliotakis: Cuomo and De Blasio Must Put Brakes On Rewarding Crime

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I Ref-Brooklyn, Staten Island) issued a statement today calling on both Gov. Cuomo and Mayor de Blasio to show an ounce of sanity and stop rewarding lawbreakers and criminals. Malliotakis is calling on Gov. Cuomo...

Malliotakis Blasts De Blasio, City Council over Rikers Closure

Today, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Bay Ridge) lambasted Mayor Bill de Blasio and the New York City Council for moving forward with plans to close Rikers Island and build new jails, calling it a “grave mistake.” She also pledged...

Malliotakis and Savino Request Increased Night Surveillance of Beaches amid Needles Found

Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I – Staten Island/Brooklyn) and Sen. Diane Savino have issued a letter to the National Parks Service requesting that the Parks Service, National Parks Police and NYPD increase their nighttime surveillance of Staten Island...

Malliotakis Receives Update on Cabrini Statue

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis issued the following statement today regarding an update she received from the Mayor's office regarding the statue of Mother Francis Cabrini and the “She Built NYC” competition:“The Mayor's Office...

Malliotakis Pushes Back against McCray's Refusal to Honor Mother Cabrini

Yesterday, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I-Bay Ridge) wrote a letter to Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray urging First Lady McCray to reconsider her decision to not build Mother Francis Xavier Cabrini a statue after getting...

Malliotakis Statement on Rescinded NY License Plate Fee

“This cash grab that the Governor proposed was a bad idea from the start. This proposal would put an unnecessary burden on drivers for a new license plate they do not need. We appreciate that the Governor listened to our calls to rescind the fee....

Malliotakis Exposes Verrazzano Two-Way Toll Shell Game

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On Monday, September 16th, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (Brooklyn/Staten Island), joined by local residents, held a press conference exposing the two-way tolling plan proposed by local Members of Congress Max Rose and Jerry Nadler and the MTA for...

Malliotakis to Join Committee to Save Mount Manresa at BSA Hearing

On Tuesday, Sept 10 at 9:45am Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis will join concerned Staten Islanders for a press conference at 22 Reade Street in Manhattan (in front of the Board of Standard and appeals (BSA) Office), regarding plans for the Mount Manresa...

Malliotakis: Keep And Expand Gifted And Talented Programs

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I Ref-Brooklyn, Staten Island) meets with parents and community leaders on September 4th
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I Ref-Brooklyn, Staten Island), parents, and community leaders held a press conference today outside of the Brooklyn School of Inquiry, one of only five Gifted and Talented Schools in New York City. They spoke out...

Malliotakis Weighs In On Controversial Wetlands Development

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis submitted a public comment to the DEC with regards to a proposed development that could encroach on the Graniteville wetlands on the west shore of Staten Island. The development, which would include a strip mall, a BJ's...

NYC Legislators Voice Opposition to de Blasio's Elimination of Gifted Programs

Six New York City legislators have signed onto a letter asking Mayor de Blasio to maintain standards in the public school system and refrain from eliminating the gifted and talented programs that have historically offered a challenging environment for...

Malliotakis: New License Plate Fees another Tax Burden on New Yorkers

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I,Ref-Brooklyn, Staten Island) blasted Gov. Cuomo's new middle class tax on license plates. Starting in April 2020, anybody with a white and blue New York State license plate will be required to pay $25 for a...

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis Reminds Parents to Vaccinate Their Children Before School Starts

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R-Staten Island/Brooklyn) would like to remind parents that they must provide proof of vaccination within 14 days of the first school day on September 5. School vaccination requirements have changed for the 2019-20 school...