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Averill Park Girls Basketball Federation and State Champions

Albany – Senator Roy McDonald sponsored a Senate Resolution at the State Capitol today congratulating the Averill Park High School Girls Basketball Team for capturing both the New York State Public School Athletic Association Class A Championship and the New York State Federation Class A Championship.

April 26, 2010
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Senator McDonald Hosts Budget Round Table on Transportation

Joined by his colleagues Senators Little and Fuschillo to hear the concerns of local contractors and elected officials.

April 26, 2010
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SENATOR MCDONALD JOINS COLLEAGUES TO CALL FOR PASSAGE OF GOVERNOR’S BILL TO PROTECT RACING AT SARATOGA

April 23, 2010McDonald, Farley and Little say legislation needed to safeguardhundreds of racing industry, tourism-related jobs

April 26, 2010
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Senator McDonald Joins The Cupcake Lab for Autism Awareness Fundraiser

Saratoga Springs- April 16, 2010 - Join Senator Roy McDonald, Saratoga Bridges Executive Director Valerie Muratori, The Cupcake Lab owners Michael and Elizabeth Phillips and their staff, for a kick-off event to raise autism awareness and support Saratoga Bridges.

The Cupcake Lab will donate proceeds from the sale of their Red Velvet cupcake to Saratoga Bridges in recognition of Autism Awareness Month.

The Cupcake Lab is located in the old community theatre building, now the Roohan Realty building, across the street from the Saratoga City Center.

April 16, 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
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Senator Hosts Round Table Discussion with Community Leaders at the Capitol

McDonald: “Only an April Fool Would Take a Legislative Vacation, I’m here working”

April 1, 2010
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A Vacation is April Foolish!

McDonald: “There should be no spring break this year; we need to complete a legitimate budget on-time.”

March 29, 2010
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Forum/Town Hall: Public Hearing on the New York State Budget

Join Senator Roy McDonald, New York State Senate Finance Secretary for the Minority Robert Mujica, Chairman of the Rensselaer County Legislature Martin Reed, and Rensselaer City High School Principal Sally Shields, as they welcome Rensselaer County Residents to attend and share their thoughts, suggestions and concerns on the New York State Budget.

 

Google maps will bring you to the wrong location so use bing maps instead. The address for the public hearing is:

March 20, 10:00 AM - 12:20 PM
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Senator McDonald Holds Public Hearing on the New York State Budget

Ballston Spa- March 9, 2010 – Senator Roy McDonald was joined by New York State Senate Finance Staff, Chairman of the Saratoga County Board of Supervisors Bill Peck, Ballston Spa Superintendent Joseph Dragone, and Southern Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce Pr

March 9, 2010
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McDonald to Host Public Hearing on the New York State Budget

Albany - March 2, 2010 - Senator Roy McDonald will host a Public Hearing on the New York State Budget on Saturday, March 6, 2010 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Wood Road Elementary School in Ballston Spa.

March 2, 2010
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Forum/Town Hall: Public Hearing on the New York State Budget

Join Senator Roy McDonald and New York State Senate Finance Staff as they welcome Saratoga County residents to share their thoughts, ideas, suggestions, and concerns on the New York State Budget.

March 6, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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McDonald Calls on Governor Paterson to Restore Cuts for Child Abuse Prevention

Albany- January 28, 2009 - Senator Roy McDonald (Saratoga), Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Children and Families, is calling on Governor David Paterson to restore the cuts to child abuse prevention that he proposed in his Executive Budget.

January 28, 2010
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New York State Senator Roy McDonald Calls for the Creation of an “Autism Bill of Rights” and a Statewide Autism Council, Along with Action on Proposed Autism Insurance Legislation.

Albany - January 20, 2010  Long time autism advocate, Senator Roy McDonald (Saratoga), today called for the creation of an “Autism Bill of Rights” to protect the rights of individuals diagnosed on the autistic spectrum.

January 20, 2010
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Senator McDonald & Congressman Murphy's Autism Seminar and Forum

Clifton Park - January 6, 2009 -Senator Roy McDonald and Congressman Scott Murphy will hold an Autism Seminar and Forum with a panel of local caregivers, educators and experts on autism and similar type disabilities.

January 6, 2010
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Senator McDonald & Congressman Murphy's Autism Seminar and Forum

Clifton Park -Senator Roy McDonald and Congressman Scott Murphy will hold an Autism Seminar and Forum with a panel of local caregivers, educators and experts on autism and similar type disabilities. Also in attendance will be Assemblymen Bob Reilly and George Amedore.

January 9, 10:00 AM - 12:15 PM
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Chairman Art Johnson & Senator McDonald to Hold Office Hours at Wilton Mall

Saratoga Springs - December 18, 2009 - Senator Roy McDonald would like to invite members of the public and press to join him for office hours at the Wilton Mall on Saturday, December 19, 2009 from 1 to 3 p.m.

December 18, 2009
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SENATOR McDONALD MEETS WITH RECENTLY ELECTED SUPERVISORS FROM RENSSELAER AND SARATOGA COUNTIES

Troy- December 4, 2009- Senator Extends Congratulations on Election Day Victories, Pledges to Work Together with Local Officials in Challenging Economic Times.

December 4, 2009
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The "Living Room"

Senator McDonald talks with Troy Downtown Collaborative Director Elizabeth Young in her downtown store the "Living Room."

November 24, 2009
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The Lansingburgh Old Village Cemetery

Senator McDonald meets with members of the Lansingburgh Historical Society to discuss the importance of preserving the Lansingburgh Old Village Cemetery, which is home to many Revolutionary War, War of 1812, and Civil War Soldiers.

November 24, 2009
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