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Assemblymember McDonald Welcomes Kosovo Delegation to the Capitol

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ALBANY, N.Y. – Assemblymember John T. McDonald III and the International Center of the Capital Region welcomed international visitors from the Republic of Kosovo to the Assembly Chambers as part of the Open World Leadership Program. The delegation...

June 23, 2014
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Local Assemblymembers Want Risks Posed by Crude Oil Trains Addressed

The recent dangers exposed by incidents involving crude oil transportation have been at the top of the agendas of Capital Region Assemblymembers Patricia Fahy (D-Albany), John T. McDonald III (D-Cohoes), and Phil Steck (D-Colonie). Today, they...

June 13, 2014
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Assemblymember John McDonald Announces Construction Grant Awards to Cohoes, Troy, Waterford, and Watervliet Public Libraries

ALBANY, NY – Member of Assembly John T. McDonald III announced that Cohoes, Troy, Waterford and Watervliet Public Libraries have been awarded nearly $250,000 combined in public library construction funds. The grant funds are from $14 million in...

June 12, 2014
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Norwegian Consul General Visits the Capitol

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ALBANY, N.Y. – Assemblymember John T. McDonald III and the Albany County Convention and Visitors Bureau today welcomed Norway’s Consul General in New York, Elin Bergithe Rognlie, to the Assembly Chambers. Rognlie has represented Norway, Norwegian...

June 12, 2014
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