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Rensselaer County Honor-A-Vet Recognizes Charles Wilfred Straub

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Rensselaer, NY – On April 13, 2015, Assemblymember John T. McDonald III and Assemblymember Steven McLaughlin, along with several other elected officials, honored the late Charles Wilfred Straub for his service to his country. Straub, born in 1954 in...

April 13, 2015
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Speaker Heastie Announces Assembly Water Grant Program, the NYS Water Infrastructure Improvement Act, Included in 2015-16 SFY Budget

Albany, N.Y. – Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie today announced that the 2015-2016 SFY Budget includes $200 million for the NYS Water Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2015 to assist municipalities in funding water quality infrastructure projects. The...

April 1, 2015
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Assemblymember McDonald Welcomes Citizens of Georgia to the Capitol

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Albany, N.Y. – Assemblymember John T. McDonald III and the International Center of the Capital Region had the privilege of welcoming delegates from Georgia, a country in the Caucasus region of Eurasia, to the State Capitol. The visit was to focus on...

February 25, 2015
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Reverend Dr. Damone Johnson Provides Invocation to Members of Assembly

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ALBANY, N.Y. – Reverend Dr. Damone Johnson, the Senior Pastor of the Metropolitan New Testament Mission Baptist Church of Albany, provided the invocation for the opening of session on Monday, January 12, 2015 in the Assembly Chambers. Pastor Johnson...

January 12, 2015
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Albany County Honor-A-Vet Recognizes Joseph Persico

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On January 5, 2015, Assemblymember John T. McDonald III, along with several other elected officials, honored the late Joseph Persico for his service to his country. Presico, born in 1930 in Gloversville, New York was an author who began his service...

January 5, 2015
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