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Op-ed column: City must do things differently to climb out of financial hole

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“Schenectady is at the edge of a financial cliff.” The Alliance Party made that claim throughout last fall’s campaign. Our opponents said everything was fine. Now the truth about Schenectady’s financial plight can no longer be papered over with deceptions. During the campaign, then Acting Mayor/City Council President Gary McCarthy, a longtime political insider, said our claims were ill-founded. Mayor McCarthy now says of the “newly discovered” $5 million hole in the city’s finances, “it’s ...

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June 10, 2012
9:07 a.m.

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I am so sorry that you were defeated, UNDERHAND POLITICS BY THE OTHER SIDE), last fall. Please consider getting your team on all ballots where ever possible.
Keep up the good work!