Assemblyman Robert J. Castelli (R, C – Goldens Bridge) today learned he had swept the newspaper endorsements in the 93rd Assembly District race after it was announce he’d received the endorsements of both the Lewisboro Ledger, and the Westchester Rising series of newspapers.
Castelli has already been endorsed by the other media outlets in the district, including the Examiner, the Journal News, the Record-Review and the White Plains Examiner.
The Ledger’s endorsement reads: (more…)
In the wake of the devastation left behind by Super-storm Sandy, Assemblyman Robert J. Castelli (R, C – Goldens Bridge) is reaching out to members of the community with crucial insurance claim information that will be critical to individual efforts to repair, recover and rebuild.
“Since the night of the storm, I’ve been busy traveling around from ice distribution centers, to town halls, to emergency operations centers, to shelters and have maintained constant contact with NYSEG, Con Ed, and the Governor’s office assisting in the coordination of repair and recovery efforts from the storm,” Castelli said. “While we are anticipating a protracted period without power and all indications from Con Ed and NYSEG indicate that this period may go through the 7th to the 9th of November before a full restoration, we need to look at the potential for recovery and the critical issues for repair and replacement once we are returned to a condition of normalcy.”
Prior to the hurricane, Assemblyman Castelli sent out an automated call to the entire district advising people of the nature of the emergency and helpful tips and phone numbers in the event they found themselves without power. (more…)
Assemblyman Robert J. Castelli (R, C – Goldens Bridge) today received the endorsement of both the Examiner and the White Plains Examiner. The editorial’s title was “Castelli’s work ethic, cooperation merits re-election in 93rd Assembly District.”
While noting that his opponent’s campaign “smacks of some desperation,” the paper credited Castelli for “displaying an enthusiasm for his job and a willingness to do what is right for his constituents before what is right for his party.”
According to the Examiner, Castelli is one elected official who “gets it.”
The endorsement editorial reads, in part: (more…)