West New York Commissioner Cosmo Cirillo had the unabashed support of the Hudson County Democratic Organization at a Marinero Grill fundraiser last night, where Mayor Felix Roque and said he might the right decision by putting Cirillo on his re-election slate.Â
Bayonne Mayor Jimmy Davis, Freeholders Anthony Romano and Kenny Kopacz, Weehawken Mayor Richard Turner and Assemblyman Raj Mukherji (D-31) were just a few of the dignitaries who showed their support for West New Yorkâ€™s youngest commissioner.
West New York Mayor Felix Roque called his slate, as well as former Mayor Sal Vega – once a bitter rival – to the podium before he gave his remarks.
Hudson County Executive Tom DeGise, Assemblywoman Angelica Jimenez (D-32) and Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto (D-32) all recalled their personal experiences with Cirillo when they took the microphone.
After thanking the friends and family who helped organize the event, Cirillo thanked Roque for selecting him for his ticket and expressed optimism for the May 12 municipal election.
HCDO political operative Joey Muniz emceed the event.