The Republican was joined by dozens of supporters, including Rep. Peter King, as he announced his candidacy Thursday in Valley Stream.
Holt, 65, ran for the U.S. Senate last year to fill the seat left vacant by Sen. Frank Lautenberg but lost in the primary to Cory Booker.
Mayoral candidate and former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner responded apologetically Tuesday, following revelations of another alleged cybersex relationship, but said he is not going anywhere when it comes to the mayoral race.
Three New York members of Congress on Saturday urged their fellow lawmakers to act before student loan interest rates double.
Hall of Famer and former New York Giants linebacker Harry Carson says he’s considering a run for Congress in New Jersey.