John Tabacco

Key Facts

Party Independent
Status Challenager


Tabacco is a lifelong Staten Island resident. Tabacco has three children with his wife Tracey. Tabacco is a graduate of St. John’s University and was a former Varsity Football Coach at McKee High School. Tabacco has served as an expert on economic issues to the Banking & Judiciary Committees of the U.S. Senate & the U.S. House of Representative’s Financial Services Committee. Tabacco is also a member of the NY State Pension Task Force.

Key Issues


Tabacco accuses de Blasio, the current mayor of NYC, of being corrupt and implicates Chirlane McCray, the wife of de Blasio, of having swindled a billion dollars from taxpayers.

Small Businesses

Tabacco supports businesses who are going against proposed vaccine mandates by some NYC politicians and wants to focus on businesses rather than poverty, drugs, mental health, homelessness, and education.


Tabacco believes that the mayoral candidates should focus more on the pension which he claims will “implode” instead of issues like street vendors.


Tabacco thinks that it’s important for kids to play again after the coronavirus through leagues and other athletic activities.


Tabacco wants to get kids back in school.


Staten Island Republican Party; Brooklyn Republican Party; Bernie & Sid; Independence Party; Senator Lanza; Frank Morano; Eric Ulrich