Following Wednesday night’s joint session of Congress, she was seen on camera acting on that pledge and speaking with the president one-on-one.READ MORE: Suffolk County Police Looking For 2 Missing Teens From Lindenhurst
CBS2’s Chris Wragge spoke with the newly elected congresswoman to learn more about her conversation with the president and her own concerns for her district, representing Staten Island and Southern Brooklyn.READ MORE: Driver Wanted After Jeep Plowed Into Family On Bronx Sidewalk; 'Car Sped Up To Hit Us,' Witness Says
Malliotakis says she urged the president to take another look at his policies at the U.S. southern border. She says Biden promised to keep her informed about the White House plans to address the border crisis.
She also said she had a conversation with the White House Counsel on Thursday.MORE NEWS: Gottlieb Says US Needs New Vaccine Strategy As Pace Of Shots Lags
Watch their full interview above.