BURNT HILLS – Voters heard from the candidates for the 112th Assembly District and the 49th Senate District Wednesday at a forum hosted by the League of Women Voters at the Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School.
BALLSTON – Jim Fischer has submitted his nomination papers and requisite signatures for his candidacy for the New York State Assembly.
Mary Beth Walsh, candidate for the 112th Assembly District, has received endorsements from outgoing Assemblyman Jim Tedisco, R,C,I-Glenville; Sen. Hugh Farley; Sen. Kathleen Marchione; and Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin, R,C,I,Reform-Troy.
Jim Fischer, the Ballston Republican who ran against Democrat Paul Tonko in 2014, announced he will seek the Republican nomination to succeed Assemblyman Jim Tedisco in the New York State Assembly.
This week the New York State Legislature passed the third straight on-time budget in the last three years. One of the budget bills that was taken up to little fanfare amid some other higher profile issues was legislation to spend $6.4 billion to pay state debt service, what I call “back-door borrowing,” which is mortgaging…