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Assemblywoman Russell Calls for Fair Funding for North Country Schools

“Today I joined advocates across the state calling for fair funding of our education system,” Assemblywoman Addie Russell (D-Theresa) said. “Schools in the North Country are in crisis and I will continue to make sure education funding is a priority...

January 12, 2015
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Assemblywoman Russell’s Bill to Increase Access to Telehealth Services Signed into Law

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa) announced that legislation she authored requiring health insurers to pay for telehealth services was signed into law last week (Ch. 550 of 2014). This was priority legislation of the Rural Resources...

January 8, 2015
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Russell Bill to Expand Biofuel Production Passes Assembly

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell announced that legislation she authored to expand tax credits to include biofuels produced from products that are abundant in the North Country passed the Assembly (A.9525). The bill is aimed at...

June 19, 2014
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Assemblywoman Russell’s Bill to Increase Access to Telehealth Services Passes Assembly

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa) announced legislation she authored to expand the availability of telehealth services has passed the Assembly (A.9129-A). The bill would require insurers to cover telehealth...

June 19, 2014
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Russell Supports Reforms to Common Core Evaluations

“One thing that we can all agree on is that the implementation of Common Core has been a disaster that has failed to improve the quality of education our students receive. Earlier this year, after hearing concerns of parents and students, we passed...

June 19, 2014
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