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McDonald earned a B.S.in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Albany College of Pharmacy in 1985.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/142711/john-mcdonald-iii#.Ud4Jh1Pk_t4 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McDonald]</ref>  
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McDonald earned a B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Albany College of Pharmacy in 1985.<ref>[http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/142711/john-mcdonald-iii#.Ud4Jh1Pk_t4 Project Vote Smart - Rep. McDonald]</ref>  
  
 
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John McDonald III
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New York State Assembly District 108
Incumbent
In office
January 1, 2013 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sPharmaceutical Sciences from Albany College of Pharmacy in 1985
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
John T. McDonald III is a Democratic member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 108. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

McDonald served as the Mayor of the City of Cohoes from 2000-2012.

Biography

McDonald earned a B.S. in Pharmaceutical Sciences from Albany College of Pharmacy in 1985.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McDonald served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Aging
Cities
Mental Health
Real Property Taxation
Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development

Elections

2012

See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

McDonald ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 108. McDonald defeated Carolyn McLaughlin -- who also ran on the Working Families Party ticket -- and Brian Scavo in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He defeated Carolyn McLaughlin and James Campbell in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [2][3]

New York State Assembly, District 108, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngJohn T. McDonald, III 76.3% 28,197
     Working Families Party Carolyn McLaughlin 20.7% 7,646
     Libertarian James Campbell 3% 1,117
Total Votes 36,960
New York State Assembly, District 108 Democratic Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngJohn McDonald III 55.2% 5,045
Carolyn McLaughlin 44.8% 4,094
Total Votes 9,139

Campaign donors

2012

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Personal

McDonald and his wife, Renee, have four children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Steven McLaughlin (R)
New York Assembly District 108
2013-present
Succeeded by
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