Republican candidates for Staten Island borough president debate on NY1 over their records, which developments to support

NEW YORK — Political Anchor Errol Louis moderates a primary debate on
NY1 with three Republicans looking to succeed James Oddo as Staten
Island borough president.

The candidates in the debate are:

  • Vito Fossella
  • Steve Matteo
  • Leticia Remauro

Among the topics the candidates discussed:

  • The impact of coronavirus restrictions on businesses, and if some businesses were justified in rejecting them
  • If Staten Island should accept more homeless shelters
  • Their response to development projects in the borough
  • Their response to calls for police reform