Congressman John Faso, R-19, above, meets with the owner’s of Noah’s World in Oneonta, Sheila Andreic and husband Aleksandar, during a visit to Oneonta today. “The congressman … wanted to learn about initiatives in our county that focus on early learning and development.” said Barbara Ann Heegan, Otsego County Chamber of Commerce president. “I immediately thought of Noah’s World. They provide an excellent service for … parents who work struggle to find affordable, quality childcare.” He then went next door to tour the production floor of Toonie Moonie Organics with owner Kim Condon, inset, seen overlooking their kitchen. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)
CROZET, Va. – Congressman John Faso, R-Kinderhook, was aboard the Amtrak train that crashed into a garbage truck on the tracks in rural Virginia earlier today.
“We spoke to John and he is fine,” said his media director, Joe Gierut. “They’ve towed the train back to Charlottesville.”
Constituents from the area – including Otsego County, above, gather outside the U.S. Rep. John Faso’s office in Delhi this afternoon to encourage the freshman congressman not to vote to defund the Affordable Care Act. This is the second rally outside the State Sen. Charles D. Cook County Office Building. Protesters also were asking Faso to schedule a Town Hall meeting. At right are Oneonta’s Sue Murphy, Peggy Pendrak, Deb Dalton, and Rebeca Byam on Delhi’s Main Street. (Ian Austin/AllOTSEGO.com)