Press Releases

Assemblywoman Malliotakis Slams New Drug Law Proposal

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) is speaking out against recently proposed legislation that would weaken drug laws and send the wrong message to the youth in the community. Assembly Bill 7620 seeks to change the penalty for...

Assemblywoman Expresses Dismay With Governor’s Generalization that Legislature Does Not Support Ethics Reform

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently communicated to Governor Andrew Cuomo her objection to his recent comments suggesting that the entire Legislature is opposed to passing meaningful ethics reform. In a letter to the...

Malliotakis: Tax Rally Leaves Out NYC

Proponents of a property tax cap traveled to Albany today from all corners of the state to show their support for controlling skyrocketing property bills. Nearly every region of New York was represented at the rally, but the legislation that supporters...

Malliotakis Attends Police Remembrance Day

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) today joined Assemblyman Peter Abbate to honor our law enforcement officers at the annual Police Officers Remembrance Day in Albany. Malliotakis spoke with Lou Matarazzo, former president...

Malliotakis, Oddo Join Civic Associations For Meeting On Staten Island Railway

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-East Shore) and Councilman James Oddo (R,C,I,WF-Mid-Island) are joining The Dongan Hills United Civic Association, The Grant City Civic Association and several transportation representatives for a Town Hall meeting...

Malliotakis Pushes For Gas Tax Holiday

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C – Brooklyn, Staten Island) is sponsoring legislation that would repeal New York’s three separate state taxes on gasoline during the trio of major holiday weekends this summer. The bill would knock roughly 33 cents...

Tobacco And Malliotakis Push For Gas Tax Holiday

Assemblyman Lou Tobacco (R,I,C – Staten Island) and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C – Brooklyn, Staten Island) are sponsoring legislation that would repeal New York’s three separate state taxes on gasoline during the trio of major holiday...

Push To Make Government Go Paperless Continues

New York State Assembly members Nicole Malliotakis and Jim Tedisco, along with New York City Councilman James Oddo, are kicking off Earth Day by continuing efforts to make government go paperless to eliminate waste and save taxpayer money. Malliotakis...

Malliotakis Calls On Governor Cuomo, Legislature to Include Stripping Pensions in Ethics Reform

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) is calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo and the state Legislature to ensure that any ethics reform package introduced this year includes a measure to strip public officials of their pensions once...

Tax Freedom Day Underscores Need for Tax Relief in NY

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently called attention to Tax Freedom Day, an event sponsored by the Tax Foundation marking the amount of time it takes an average American worker to fulfill their tax obligations each...

Malliotakis Celebrates Greek Independence, Heritage

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) and Staten Island Borough President James P. Molinaro (R,C-Staten Island) recently hosted an event to celebrate Greek Independence Day at Borough Hall on Staten Island. The duo paid homage...

Malliotakis Announces New Office In Brooklyn

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently announced the opening of a new district office in Brooklyn. Malliotakis is sharing space with Senator Martin Golden (R,C,I-Brooklyn) at 7408 Fifth Avenue. “I am excited to have...

With Funding Restored, Onus Falls On Mayor

With the 2011-12 state budget passed and Title XX funding having been restored, Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) is calling on Mayor Michael Bloomberg to give seniors their fair share. “While the restoration of Title...

Malliotakis: State Budget Begins Long Road To Recovery

The passage of the 2011-12 State Budget marks a pivotal turning point for New York. The people of this state made their voices heard this past November, stating that last year’s irresponsible, broken budget process was an unacceptable disgrace. Through...

Golden, Malliotakis Sponsor Bill To Aid in Capture of Criminals That Attack Law Enforcement

Senator Martin Golden (R,C,I-Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) are sponsoring legislation that would establish a Blue Alert System to aid in the apprehension of criminals that kill or wound law enforcement. Similar...

Malliotakis Sponsors Bill To Aid in Capture of Criminals That Attack Law Enforcement

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) is sponsoring legislation that would establish a Blue Alert System to aid in the apprehension of criminals that kill or wound law enforcement. Similar to the Amber Alert for missing children,...

Staten Island Delegation Welcomes IS 2 Band And Chorus To Capitol

Staten Island’s full Albany delegation recently had the honor of welcoming the IS 2 band and chorus to the state Capitol as part of Music In Our Schools Month. Music In Our Schools is a national, month-long celebration highlighting the role music education...

Malliotakis: Greek Independence Day Source of Pride, Reflection

On March 25, 1821, the people of Greece took a giant leap toward self-governance by declaring their independence from the Ottoman Empire. Bishop Germanos of Patras raised the Greek flag above the monastery of Agias Lavras in the Peloponnese, beginning...

Malliotakis: After 100 Years, Lessons Learned From Triangle Fire Remain

Friday, March 25 will mark the 100th Anniversary of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire, which claimed the lives of 146 employees who were trapped inside the inferno. This tragic event brought to light the need for labor reforms in America, spurring...

Malliotakis Celebrates Milestone Birthday With Local Senior

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently joined Cathrine Allocca to celebrate her milestone 102nd birthday at St. Nicholas Home in Bay Ridge. The pair joined family, friends and staff in honoring Allocca for leading such...