Welcome Letter

Welcome to my New York State Assembly Web page.

You can use this page to easily access information about the work I do here in the New York State Assembly’s 109th District for the City of Albany and Towns of Bethlehem, Guilderland, and New Scotland to pass laws designed to build a more vibrant New York and Capital Region.

You can contact me with issues of concern, legislation you support or oppose, or ideas to help make our communities stronger, healthier and safer.

In addition, you can use the entire Assembly Web site as a great way to stay apprised of new legislation that impacts our state as well as the Assembly District.

I encourage you to visit this site regularly or follow me on social media to keep yourself up to date on various issues, news and legislative hearings. Thank you for visiting.


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New Year, New Session

Start of 239th Legislative Session. I am disappointed that the Governor is breaking tradition and not formally presenting his State of the State message to the Legislature, however, I look forward to hearing more on his plans when...

January 9, 2017
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Capital Region Wins Big with Over $80 Million in REDC Funding

This week, Governor Cuomo announced winners of the sixth round of the Regional Economic Development Council awards and I’m proud to say Capital Region won big this year, being named as a “Top Performer” with $83.1 million in funding. A few...

December 12, 2016
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Getting Ready for the 2017 Legislative Session and More on 2016 Developments

This week, Assembly Democrats are returning for conference meetings and the rumblings of a special session continue, particularly with regard to additional ethics reform, pay increases and housing agreements. A preview of what to expect this month...

December 5, 2016
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Bike Albany Map Launches, Recap of Capital Region Smart Cities Forum

This week, I helped announce the launch of the new interactive BikeAlbanyMap, of bike routes...

November 18, 2016
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Smart Cities Forum at the Capitol

A reminder that tomorrow (November 15) is the Smart Cities Legislative Forum: Savings, Safety, and Innovation) from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the New York State Capitol’s...

November 14, 2016
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