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Findings of Cuomo Investigation Underscore Need for Transparency

“The actions and decisions detailed in this report are reprehensible and prove that our former governor prioritized his personal well-being over that of this state’s residents,” said Giglio. “The findings of this report should...

Assemblyman Giglio: Closing Prisons Is No Plan for a Safe Future for New Yorkers

Assemblyman Joseph M. Giglio (R,C,I-Gowanda), Assembly Minority Ranking Member on the Corrections Committee, called the plans by Gov. Kathy Hochul to close six facilities in the New York state prison system in March 2022 “a disastrous leap forward...

Assemblyman Joseph Giglio Reacts to Governor Cuomo’s Resignation

“This governor had no choice than to be held accountable for his actions and resignation was his only real way out, barring impeachment. Andrew Cuomo is a disgrace to the office of governor of the state of New York.“While Mr. Cuomo has resigned...

Giglio Renews Call for Cuomo Resignation; Impeachment

“The results of Attorney General Letitia James’ investigation confirm that Governor Cuomo is guilty of sexual harassment, and what occurred in his office is worse than we initially thought. The environment has been extremely toxic. I called...

Regional Lawmakers Urge Governor to Allow Full Reopening of Local DMV Offices

Elmira, N.Y. —State Senator Tom O’Mara (R,C,I-Big Flats), Assemblywoman Marjorie Byrnes (R,C-Caledonia), Assemblyman Chris Friend (R,C,I-Big Flats), Assemblyman Joe Giglio (R,C-Olean), and Assemblyman Phil Palmesano (R,C,I-Corning) today sent...

Regional Lawmakers Urge Governor to Allow Full Reopening of Local DMV Offices - Letter

Area State Legislators Renew Call to Reopen Schools

Elmira, N.Y —State lawmakers from across the Southern Tier and Finger Lakes regions today renewed their call for Governor Andrew Cuomo to give the go-ahead to allow all schools to return to full-time, in-person classroom instruction.The move has...

Assemblyman Giglio, Members of Committee on Correction Call on Gov. to Reverse Prison Closure Plan

Assembly Minority Conference members on the Committee on Correction penned an open letter to Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Anthony J. Annuci, Acting Commissioner of the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision, outlining the myriad detrimental...

Assemblyman Giglio Joins Lawmakers and Families in Rally for Those Lost to Covid-19 in Nursing Homes

Assemblyman Joseph M. Giglio (R,C,I-Gowanda) joined other lawmakers and families on Thursday morning at a rally in Albany to honor those who were lost due to COVID-19 in nursing homes during the pandemic. The rally took place a year from the day that...

Assemblyman Giglio Frustrated with Vaccine Distribution Inequity

“The continued mistreatment of rural communities in Western New York during the COVID-19 pandemic is unconscionable.“Our region has been subjected to the same standards as Buffalo and more densely populated areas in the early stages of the...
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