Don't Call it a Comeback
That was fast.
Several hours after the New York Post published a report in which former Republican Congressman Vito Fossella claimed “significant people” had asked him to run again for his old seat–even though an incumbent member of his party, Michael Grimm, currently holds it–the Grimm campaign is out with a fiery response.
Staten Island’s Republican Party may be in turmoil, but GOP mayoral hopeful Joe Lhota said he’s confident he’ll still win them over.
“I am,” Mr. Lhota said yesterday at the Brooklyn Young Republican Club when asked about his confidence in earning the entity’s support. “I am very comfortable in my position with the leadership on Staten Island.”