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|Name = John McDonald III
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|Position         = New York State Assembly District 108
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|Position = New York State Assembly District 108
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|Tenure = [[Swearing-in dates of state legislators elected on November 6, 2012|January 1, 2013]] - Present
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}}{{tnr}}'''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.
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McDonald served as the Mayor of the City of Cohoes from 2000-2012.
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==Biography==
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McDonald earned his 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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==Committee assignments==
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===2013-2014===
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At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, McDonald served on the following committees:
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{{Committee Assignments
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|State = New York
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|year = 2013
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|Chamber = State Assembly
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|Committee1 = Aging
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|Committee2 = Cities
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|Committee3 = Mental Health
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|Committee4 = Real Property Taxation
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|Committee5 = Tourism, Parks, Arts and Sports Development
 
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{{tnr}}'''John McDonald III'''  is a [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012]] [[Democratic]] candidate for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012#District 108|District 108]] of the [[New York State Assembly]].
 
  
 
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:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
 
:: ''See also: [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012]]''
  
McDonald is running in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|New York State Assembly]] District 108. McDonald defeated [[Carolyn McLaughlin]] -- who is also running on the [[Working Families Party]] ticket -- and [[Brian Scavo]] in the Democratic primary on September 13, 2012. He is also running on the [[Independence Party of New York State]] ticket. No candidates filed to run in the Republican primary. The general election takes place on November 6, 2012. <ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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McDonald ran in the [[State legislative elections, 2012|2012 election]] for [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012|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. <ref>[http://www.elections.ny.gov:8080/reports/rwservlet?cmdkey=whofiled ''State of New York, State Board of Elections'', Candidate Petition List, retrieved August 15, 2012.]</ref><ref>[http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/elections/local/results?g=nyAssembly&state=NY ''ABC News,'' "New York unofficial 2012 primary election results," accessed September 13, 2012]</ref>
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|Chamber = New York State Assembly, District 108, General Election
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|party1 = Democratic
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|party2 = Working Families Party
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|party3 = Libertarian
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|winner1 = John T. McDonald, III
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|candidate2 = Carolyn McLaughlin
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|candidate3 = James Campbell
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|votes1 = 28197
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|votes2 = 7646
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|votes3 = 1117
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|votes2 = 4094
 
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==Campaign donors==
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{{Comprehensive donor history
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|Name = John McDonald
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|Full name = John McDonald
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|year = 2012
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|Editdate = September 25, 2013
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|link = <ref>[http://www.followthemoney.org/database/uniquecandidate.phtml?uc=1416646 ''followthemoney.org,'' "McDonald III, John T" Accessed September 25, 2013]</ref>
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|party = Democratic
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|totalraised2012 = 145600
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|result2012 = Won
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|office2012 = [[New York State Assembly elections, 2012| New York State Assembly, District 108]]
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===2012===
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{{SLP donor box 2012
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|name = John McDonald
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|office= New York State Assembly
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|party = Democratic
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|total raised = 145600
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|org1 = McDonald for Mayor
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|org2 = Pharmacists Society of the State of New York
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|org3 = McDonald, John
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|org4 = McDonald, John T
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|org5 = McDonald III, John T
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|orgamount1 = 13078
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|orgamount2 = 8200
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|orgamount3 = 5400
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|orgamount4 = 5000
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|orgamount5 = 5000
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==Personal==
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McDonald and his wife, Renee, have four children.
  
 
==Recent news==
 
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* [http://assembly.state.ny.us/mem/John-T-McDonald-III Office website]
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* [http://votesmart.org/candidate/142711/john-mcdonald-iii#.Ud4JgVPk_t4 Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart]
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* [http://votesmart.org/candidate/biography/142711/john-mcdonald-iii#.Ud4Jh1Pk_t4 Biography from Project Vote Smart]
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* Campaign contributions: [http://www.followthemoney.org/database/StateGlance/candidate.phtml?c=153428 2012]
  
 
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John McDonald III
John McDonald.jpg
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 his 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

Comprehensive donor information for John McDonald is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, John McDonald raised a total of $145,600 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 25, 2013.[4]

John McDonald's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 New York State Assembly, District 108 Won $145,600
Grand Total Raised $145,600

2012

John McDonald won election to the New York State Assembly in 2012. During that election cycle, John McDonald raised a total of $145,600.
New York State Assembly 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to John T. McDonald III's campaign in 2012
McDonald for Mayor$13,078
Pharmacists Society of the State of New York$8,200
McDonald, John$5,400
McDonald, John T$5,000
McDonald III, John T$5,000
Total Raised in 2012$145,600
Source:Follow the Money

Personal

McDonald and his wife, Renee, have four children.

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