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 both in Albany and at home to pass laws designed to build a stronger, healthier and more vibrant New York.

You can contact me with issues of concern, legislation you support or oppose, or ideas to help make our community 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 often to keep yourself up to date on various issues, news and legislative hearings. Thank you for visiting.


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McDonough: Do Not Penalize Good Teachers, Value-Added Measurement Seriously Flawed

Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) criticized New York State’s method of value-added modeling that has led to at least one highly-respected Long Island teacher taking her case to court after being rated “ineffective” by the faulty evaluation...

August 14, 2015
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McDonough: Donate Blood, Save A Life

Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) today announced he will host a blood drive on August 20 in conjunction with New York Blood Services. The blood drive will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Town of Hempstead at the Merrick Road...

August 3, 2015
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McDonough: Help A Child Learn And Succeed, Donate School Supplies

Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) announced the return of his annual school supplies drive. McDonough is proud to once again sponsor this event as a way to help Long Island families in difficult financial situations. As a longtime proponent...

July 10, 2015
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McDonough: National Education Shift Right Move, New York Should Follow Suit

Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) today applauded the recent federal push to shift the education curriculum to a more decentralized and locally-controlled system. McDonough commended House and Senate members for tailoring bi-partisan...

July 9, 2015
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McDonough Summer Reading Challenge Calendars Available

Assemblyman Dave McDonough (R,C,I-Merrick) announced that he is sponsoring 2015 Summer Reading Challenge at elementary schools in his district. The Summer Reading Challenge is designed to encourage students to continue learning through reading...

June 30, 2015
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