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Assemblyman Jones: New Yorkers Deserve a Government They Can Trust

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced the passage of legislation to amend to strip taxpayer-funded pensions from public officers convicted of corruption (A.1749) and of a joint resolution requiring legislators in both houses to submit...

January 30, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: Joyce Mitchell Should Stay Behind Bars

“Joyce Mitchell put the lives of North Country residents and hundreds of law enforcement officers at risk when she helped two convicted murderers escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility. Her actions not only cost taxpayers millions of dollars...

January 27, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: Local Projects Receive Grants from Empire State Development

“The Keeseville Civic Center will receive $500,000 through Empire State Development to renovate and reopen for community use. This funding is the result of the hard work of volunteers who came together after the civic center was closed in...

January 26, 2017
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Assemblyman Billy Jones: Volunteer Firefighters Deserve Quality Healthcare

“Every day, volunteer firefighters across the state risk their lives to keep our communities safe. They’re frequently exposed to smoke and chemicals and deserve comprehensive health care coverage if they fall ill. It’s imperative the Volunteer...

January 25, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: Budget Should Include Middle-Class Tax Cuts and Increased Education Aid

“As the budget process goes underway, I’ll fight for a budget that will help North Country families succeed right here at home. We must ensure a fair budget that includes tax relief for middle-class families, an increase in education aid for North...

January 18, 2017
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