Cuomo Endorses Gjonaj for Council

NYS Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, 80th AD

NYS Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj, 80th AD


Cuomo Cites Gjonaj’s Success in Delivering on Key Democratic Values Such As Universal Pre-K, Balancing the State Budget, Protecting Affordable Housing

Today, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo endorsed Mark Gjonaj in the Democratic Primary for the Bronx’s 13th City Council district.

Citing Gjonaj’s commitment to core Democratic values, Gov. Cuomo said, “I am proud to endorse Mark Gjonaj for City Council. Serving together in Albany, I have known Mark to be a committed and consistent public servant. From delivering on-time balanced budgets to Universal Pre-K, to Free Tuition NYC, he has been the dedicated representative The Bronx needs. A true supporter of working families, seniors, homeowners and tenants alike, I know Mark will be a fierce leader in City Hall.”

In response to the endorsement, Gjonaj said, “As someone that knows firsthand the commitment that Governor Cuomo has to the people of New York, I am proud to have his support in my campaign to fight for the needs of everyday Bronxites and to ensure that no community is forgotten. In the City Council, I look forward to working with state leaders such as Governor Cuomo, as I continue to build the critical partnerships needed to deliver results for the people of the Bronx.”

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