Press Releases

Malliotakis Welcomes Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce to Capitol

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently joined Assemblyman Alec Brook-Krasny and other fellow Brooklyn Assembly members in welcoming Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Carl Hum and members of his organization...

Savino, Malliotakis Celebrate Women’s History Month

Senator Diane J. Savino and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis are set to host a Women’s History Month celebration this weekend. The event, which will be held on Sunday, March 20 at the Alice Austen House, will honor a trio of local women who have made...

Malliotakis Fights to Protect Families of Vets

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C-Brooklyn, Staten Island) is sponsoring legislation that would protect families of deceased veterans from unnecessary harassment at the funeral of their loved ones. The bill, which recently passed the Senate, would...

Malliotakis: Books, Stacks of Legislation Represent Waste in State Government

“At a time when New Yorkers are being asked to tighten their belts and trim their own budgets, state government is doing just the opposite. The excessive amount of printing involved in delivering hard copies of legislation to all 150 members of the...

Malliotakis Joins Bi-Partisan Push for Regents Selection

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently joined Assembly Majority members Alec Brook-Krasny and Peter Abbate in a bi-partisan vote to elect Bay Ridge resident Kathleen Cashin, Ed.D., to the New York State Board of Regents....

Malliotakis: Regressive Taxes Not The Answer

"Instead of concentrating on solutions to reduce taxes and repair New York's economy, some legislators are concentrating on creative new ways to reach into taxpayers' pockets. Last week, the concept was license plate fees for bicycles. This week, new...

Malliotakis Co-Sponsors Gov’s Redistricting Plan

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) has signed on as a co-sponsor of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s legislation that would create an Independent Redistricting Commission. The bill would end the age-old political process, known...

Malliotakis Discusses Transportation Woes with MTA Chairman

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently spoke with MTA Chairman Jay Walder at the transportation budget hearing in Albany. The assemblywoman cited the increase in costs to commuters, coupled with the decrease in services...

Golden And Malliotakis Crack Down On Drunk Driving

Senator Martin Golden (R,C,I–Brooklyn) and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) are proposing new drunk driving laws in response to a rash of recent cases across the state. The proposal takes a new approach to penalizing...

Assemblywoman Malliotakis Urges Constituents to Take Advantage of Tax Preparation Help

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) is urging constituents to take advantage of a helpful program being offered by the Food Bank For New York City. As we approach tax season, the Food Bank will be offering certain local residents...

American Red Cross & Assemblywoman Malliotakis Offer Hope and Answers for WWII Survivors Through Holocaust Tracing Service

The American Red Cross and Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis are partnering to provide tracing services to residents searching for information on loved ones lost or missing during the Holocaust. American Red Cross Tracing Team members will be in the Assemblywoman’s...

Malliotakis Visits Bucks Business Network

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently discussed the executive budget’s impact on economic development at Bucks Business Network on Staten Island. Malliotakis received input from local business leaders on the governor’s...

Malliotakis Tours Fort Hamilton Army Base

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) was recently joined by Congressman Michael Grimm during a visit to Fort Hamilton Army Base in Brooklyn. Malliotakis spoke with men and women enlisted in the United States Army and listened...

Malliotakis: 100th AD Ruling Caps Landmark Year

After months of lengthy courtroom confrontations, the Appellate Court has ruled in favor of Assemblyman Tom Kirwan in the 100th Assembly District. The end of this grueling race provides the finishing touches on a historic season for the Assembly Minority....

Malliotakis to Governor: Senior Centers Must Be Protected

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) is urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to amend his executive budget proposal by restoring Title XX funding for senior centers. In a letter to the governor, co-signed by a number of state legislators...

Malliotakis Fights to Protect Local Senior Centers

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) recently held a press conference renouncing proposed cuts in Governor Cuomo’s executive budget that would result in the painful closure of Staten Island senior centers. The governor’s...

Malliotakis Co-Sponsors Legislation to Place a Cap on New York City Property Taxes

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C – Brooklyn, Staten Island) has joined Senators Andrew Lanza, Marty Golden, Diane Savino and Assemblymembers Michael Cusick, Matthew Titone and Lou Tobacco in sponsoring property tax relief legislation that would...

Malliotakis: Executive Budget Comes Down To the Details

Today’s budget presentation by Governor Andrew Cuomo laid out a number of interesting proposals, but, as always, the devil is in the details. At first glance, it seems as though the governor is fulfilling some of his cornerstone proposals, such as merging...

Malliotakis and Tobacco to Co-Sponsor Serious Ethics Reforms

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C – Brooklyn, Staten Island) and Assemblyman Lou Tobacco (R,C,I – Staten Island) are co-sponsoring an ethics bill that would bring forth needed changes to the way Albany operates. The legislators are working together...

Malliotakis to Governor: Tax Extension Would Destroy Jobs, Hurt Economy

Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C–Brooklyn, Staten Island) is urging Governor Andrew Cuomo to oppose any effort to extend the tax on New Yorkers earning $200,000 or more annually, which is set to expire at the end of 2011. The extension of this...