Videos & Podcasts

NYSAC produces videos and podcasts featuring experts on topics pertinent to county government. 

Podcasts
Cyber Security and Election Security (6/8/18)
Tis podcast is a selection from the 6/5 State Board of Elections Webinar on cyber security and securing election systems. Guests include: Stephen Acquario - Executive Director of the New York State Association of Counties.
Robert Brehm - Co-Executive Director of the New York State Board of Elections
Todd Valentine - Co-Executive Director of the New York State Board of Elections
 
NYSAC Municipal Healthcare Financing Collective (6/6/18)
This podcast discusses the NYSAC Municipal Healthcare Financing Collective and how it can benefit counties and taxpayers. Guests include: Ron Caponera - Controller of Columbia County
PJ Keeler - Treasurer of Columbia County
Mark LaVigne - Deputy Director of NYSAC
Eric Lintala - Executive Benefit Consultant of Relph Benefit Advisors 

NYS Volunteer Firefighter Benefit Program (5/30/18)
This podcast discusses the New York State Volunteer Firefighter Benefit Program.
Guests include: Gerald R. "Jerry" DeLuca - Executive Director of the NYS Association of Fire Chiefs
John Hanson - Senior Consultant at Willis Towers Watson
Stephen Acquario - Executive Director of NYSAC

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Videos 
Webinar video: Plastic Bags and the Environment (6/12/18)

End-of-Session Legislative Update (5/31/18)
Stephen Acquario, NYSAC's Executive Director, presents an update on the New York State legislative session.

State and Municipal Facilities Program (4/20/18)
Stephen Acquario, NYSAC Executive Director, on the State and Municipal Facilities Program

NYSAC 2018 State Budget Overview (4/11/18)
NYSAC's Legislative Team discusses how the budget impacts counties in the following areas: 
Medicaid & Human Services, Changes in Taxation, Responding to SALT, and Revenue Actions; Raise the Age and Combating the Opioid Epidemic; Early Voting & Shared Services; Indigent Legal Services, Sexual Harassment Policies; Agriculture & Environment, Economic Development, Census; Transportation Funding

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