Research

Senator James W. Wright Archived Website

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of an archival copy of the official website of Senator James W. Wright produced on December 26, 2006, shortly before Governor George E. Pataki (1995-2006) left office.
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1 website
Inclusive Dates:
2006
Series Number:
B2270

Administrative History

Senator James W. Wright, a Republican, was first elected to the Senate in 1992. He represented the 46th Senate District (1993-2002) and the 48th Senate District, which consists of Jefferson and Oswego Counties and northwestern St. Lawrence County. He chaired the Standing Committee on Energy and Telecommunications and a bipartisan task force that studied introduction of new technology into the legislative process. He retired from the Senate in 2008 and in 2009 was appointed executive director of the Development Authority of the North Country.

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of an archival copy of the official website of Senator James W. Wright produced on December 26, 2006, shortly before Governor George E. Pataki (1995-2006) left office. It contains biographical information, photographs, and press releases (2001-2006) concerning state funding for programs and services in the 46th Senate District, Senator Wright's sponsorship of sex offender registry, anti-insurance fraud, and other legislation, and other matters of interest to Senator Wright's constituents. Also included is information about elections reform, ethics reform, the state's low-cost energy program, and other issues.

Researchers should note that Senator Wright's site was not captured when he left office in January 2008.

Items Online

Link to items online Senator James W.Wright archived website, copied December 26, 2006.

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There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series B2197 New York State Senate Archived Websites, contains copies of the main Senate website.

Custodial History

The New York State Archives and the New York State Library used Web archiving software to copy these Web sites in order to preserve the information they contain.

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