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Yepsen taps state budget official to be Saratoga Springs deputy mayor

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Mayor-elect Joanne Yepsen has chosen an examiner for the state Division of Budget to serve as her deputy. Joseph Ogden will become the full-time deputy mayor following Yepsen’s inauguration on New Year’s Day. The 33-year-old city resident is a graduate of Siena College, has a master’s degree from the University at Albany and comes to the position with a decade of work experience, most recently as an associate budget examiner for the state. Yepsen said ...

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December 27, 2013
4:50 p.m.

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"Yepsen said Ogden, who worked on her campaign, was the most qualified among a pool of candidates who applied for the position."

"Hayner said politics wasn’t a factor in his decision to appoint Sutton.
“I interviewed several candidates,” he said Monday. “I was impressed with the knowledge and experience that Shauna has.”

Anyone else notice a similarity here, inclusive of both sides of the aisle?

Herr Hayner, and Fraulein Yepsen, your noses' are growing!