The Albany Update with Jason McGuire, Program 1653

Thank you for checking out this week’s edition of the Albany Update podcast.

With state election results finally settling out, we can now report that the New York State Senate Democratic Majority has achieved a long-sought goal, a supermajority status. What does this mean for the Empire State’s legislative and political scene? We’ll discuss.

Next, we’ll see that there was a court victory for those who desire counseling for unwanted same-sex attractions. It’s a Florida decision, but what might it mean for the rest of the nation?

Then, we’re going across the pond where sadly, Dutch doctors will now be able to sedate and euthanize patients experiencing dementia. Why does it matter here?

Finally, the DOW hit 30,000 for the first time in history. It’s a terrific time to consider year-end gifts of tax-deductible stock transfers—particularly ones through a donor advised fund. we’ll tell you more about how to do this in today’s program.

With much to discuss, let’s get started.