A state-funded program that gives traumatized military veterans a chance to receive one-to-one counseling from other veterans is slated to be eliminated, according to two Brooklyn lawmakers who are fighting to save it.
Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis (R,C,I,Ref-Brooklyn, Staten Island), Assemblyman Felix Ortiz (D-Kings), Kings County American Legion and Sons of the American Legion, holding a press conference on Friday, March 22 at the Fort Hamilton Army Base. =VIDEO=
Nicole Malliotakis is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 64. Malliotakis was elected to the office in 2010. On January 25, 2019, Malliotakis announced her candidacy for New York's 11th Congressional District in 2020.
“I had a very encouraging conversation with President Trump and [House GOP} Leader [Kevin] McCarthy and today I filed my paperwork so I can begin raising funds. I will be making an announcement at the appropriate time,” Malliotakis said in a statement to The Post.
Manny Alicandro Candidate Statement for NYC Public Advocate
Manny Alicandro is running for NYC public advocate - he dropped by The Joe Piscopo Show Feb 5th.
A Brooklyn-born attorney has thrown his hat in the ring for public advocate — as an ally of President Trump who wants to “Make NYC Great Again.”