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Albany mayor Jennings says no to re-election bid

Albany Mayor Jerry Jennings introduces the Silversun Pickups at the Tulip Festival in Albany on Saturday.
Photographer: Kayla Galway
Albany Mayor Jerry Jennings introduces the Silversun Pickups at the Tulip Festival in Albany on Saturday.
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After 20 years on the job, Albany Mayor Jerry Jennings announced Tuesday night he would not seek a sixth term. “My love for this city and my commitment to our children, our neighborhoods and the people who reside in them is boundless,” he wrote in a letter addressed to city residents and emailed to media outlets Tuesday evening. “Given this, the decision of whether to seek another term as your mayor has been one of ...


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pnotto
May 14, 2013
8:53 p.m.

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His brand of democratic leadership is a dying breed. We saw the city run for many years with greats like Erastus Corning and Tom Whalen lead Albany for many great years. Unfortunately, the new Democratic Party full of Socialist and Communist influenced Leftist's are going to be Albany's demise. Mr. Jennings, thank you for your years of service sir...

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