Blankenbush named to committees

Published Jan 11, 2017 at 4:00pm

Assemblyman Kenneth D. Blankenbush, R-117, Black River, has been named to five committees as the Assembly starts its 2017-18 term.

The committees are: Agriculture, where he is the ranking minority member; Small Business; Veterans’ Affairs; Insurance; and Corporations, Authorities & Commissions.

He is also now the chairman of the Minority Joint Conference Committee.

Blankenbush, whose district includes a portion of Oneida County, was first elected to the Assembly in 2010.