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Jan
2021
"I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Jack Vandervort. Jack was a consummate professional and better friend. From a professional standpoint, Jack was instrumental in helping create what is currently The Business Council as his dedication was immeasurable, spanning three decades serving as a board member and continuing his support as a long-term member
09
Dec
2020
“I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Father Peter Young.  An icon in the Capital District, Father Young devoted his life to serving those less fortunate and improving the lives of individuals struggling with addiction.  It was a great honor for The Business Council to recognize those efforts and build on his message of selfless service by creating the Father Peter G
08
Oct
2020
The Business Council of New York State Inc., PAC announces 2020 Legislative Endorsements Albany, NY – The Business Council of New York State Political Action Committee (PAC) today released the following 2020 Legislative endorsements. Endorsements are based on a combination of factors, including but not limited to legislators’ voting records and their engagement with The Business Council on our advocacy agenda, candidate’s response to the PAC’s policy questionnaire and their positions on key policy issues
06
Oct
2020
"It’s a sad day for me personally and all of New York State. Joe Bruno was a dedicated public servant, a great boss and tremendous ally to New York State business. His three decade long leadership made New York State better and led to positive economic growth in his Capital Region home district. Joe Bruno will be missed by many friends and family, including myself as I am heartbroken today
05
Oct
2020
New Board Chair, Six New Directors Elected to Serve The Business Council of New York State Inc. Newly Elected Officers Announced at Annual Meeting Albany, NY – Donna DeCarolis, President of National Fuel Gas Distribution Corporation was recently elected Chair of The Business Council of New York State Inc

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January 21, 2021

The COVID Vaccine - What It Means for My Employees

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January 25, 2021

Government Affairs Council Meeting

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January 28, 2021

2021 New Legislators' Town Hall

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February 18, 2021

OSHA Update

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March 18, 2021

Leave Management

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April 15, 2021

Legalized Cannabis - The Impact on Employers

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