Assembly Passes State Take Over of Funding for Indigent Legal Services

On June 2, 2016 the NYS Assembly unanimously passed the state takeover of funding for Indigent Legal Services. Thank you Patricia Fahy for State Assembly and Assemblymembers for this historic move. Now we need New York State Senate to do the same.

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Please take a moment today and vote in the 2015 general election to Re-Elect Daniel P. McCoy as our Albany County Executive and to support our Democratic candidates in this years important local elections.  

Help get out the vote by reminding family, friends and neighbors that today is Election Day and their vote DOES matter. 

Don't know where to vote? Find your polling place here! 

Albany County Fiscal Stress Rating Improvement Attributed to Administration’s Sound Financial Strategy

Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy today announced that Albany County’s sound fiscal practices, and cost-saving measures have led to an improvement in the county’s Fiscal Stress Rating as determined by the office of State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli. The Fiscal Stress Monitoring Report, issued today by the comptroller, provides a fiscal stress score for New York municipalities based on financial information and environmental data.  

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TU Endorses McCoy for Second Term

"In nearly four tumultuous years, Albany County Executive Dan McCoy has come a long way from his days in the County Legislature. He’s learned, sometimes the hard way, that there’s a difference between politics and governance.

Mr. McCoy, a former firefighter, has grown into the executive’s position. While there’s still room for improvement, he deserves his party’s endorsement in the Sept. 10 primary."
To read the Times Union's entire endorsement, click here.

NY Times Recognizes McCoy's Fight Against Oil Trains

Daniel P. McCoy's fight against the oil trains and their big-money interests got the attention of Eleanor Randolph, a writer for the New York Times' Opinion Pages. Click here to read her piece.