John McEneny

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John McEneny
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New York State Assembly District 104
In office
1993 - Present
Term ends
January 7, 2013
Years in position 22
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$61/half day and $171/full day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First elected1992
Next generalNovember 6, 2012
Term limitsN/A
Office website
John McEneny (b. August 30, 1943) is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly. He has represented District 104 since 1993. McEneny is the acting speaker pro tempore and historian for the New York State Assembly; a member of the executive committee for the Albany County Democratic Committee; and he also volunteers in campaigns for Democratic candidates. His past political experiences also include county legislator for Albany County Legislator and campaign a manager.

McEneny's professional experiences include chief of staff; district and county legislator; assistant county executive; assistant director; director for various departments and programs; commissioner of the Department of Human Resources for the City of Albany; district manager for the United States Census Bureau; teacher; volunteer; and social services caseworker and counselor.

McEneny earned a BA in history from Siena College; a certificate in community development from New Mexico State University; graduate credits from College of Saint Rose; and a certificate in public administration from Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government. He is widowed and has four children; John, Rachael, Daniel, and Maeve.[1]

Committee assignments


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, McEneny has been appointed to the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, McEneny served on the following committees:



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

McEneny ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He defeated Deborah Busch (R) in the general election on November 2.[2] In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, and Working Families Party.

New York State Assembly, District 104 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John McEneny (D) 25,893
Deborah Busch (R) 15,850


On November 4, 2008 McEneny won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 104, defeating opponent Terrence O'Neill (R).

McEneny raised $38,640 for his campaign while O'Neill raised $0.[3]

New York State Assembly, District 104 2008
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png John McEneny (D) 43,367
Terrence O'Neill (R) 11,563

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Preceded by
New York Assembly - District 104
Succeeded by