Former Congressman Vito Fossella, is a Republican who represented the state’s 13th Congressional district in the U.S. House of Representatives for six terms – from 1997 to 2009 serving as the lone Republican from New York City. Before being elected to the House of Representatives – Mr. Fossella served in the New York City Council – representing Staten Island. While at the City Council – he authored legislation that led to the agreement to permanently close the Fresh Kills Landfill an major issue with the island borough. Congressman Fossella served on the House Commerce Committee while in Congress the same Committee deciding the replacement of Obamacare. While in Congress – Fossella was successful in returning over $700 million to individual investors by eliminating fees by the SEC. He also repaired the 86th Street subway station in the Bay Ridge area of Brooklyn.
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