Oswego, NY – We've been hearing this week from John McHugh, who resigned his position as New York's 23rd district representative to become the new Secretary of the Army. In Part 1 of our interview, McHugh spoke about his accomplishments during his 17 years representing northern New York in Congress. In the Part 2, McHugh talks with WRVO's Ryan Morden about the challenges involved with his new position as army secretary.
Oswego, NY – Gov. Paterson wins the ability to appoint a lieutenant Governor in the state Court of Appeals. Chuck Schumer works away at the Senate version of the health care overhaul bill in the Senate finance committee.
Oswego, NY – Long time Congressman John McHugh took over as U.S. Secretary of the Army this week and resigned his position as New York's 23rd district representative. In the first part of an interview with WRVO's Ryan Morden, McHugh takes a look back at his career in Congress. When asked about his proudest moment in Congress, McHugh says it not about one single thing, but a category.
Oswego, NY – Constellation Energy plans to conduct a test of its emergency procedures, John McHugh is sworn in as US Secretary of the Army, Otis Jennings plans to continue his bid for mayor of Syracuse on the Conservative Party line.
Oswego, NY – Governor Paterson says he'll continue run for election despite Democrats telling him to bow out. As expected Swine Flu has a presence in CNY schools. John McHugh steps down from his House seat today.