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Increased Aid to Distressed Schools and End to Gap Elimination Central to Russell’s Education Agenda

Watertown, NY - Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, said restoring fairness to school funding is a top priority in the coming weeks as budget negotiations get underway. “North Country schools have been underfunded for years,”...

February 23, 2015
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Direct Financial Aid Central to Assemblywoman Addie Russell’s Transportation Agenda

Watertown, NY - Crumbling roads and barely passable rural bridges are being targeted by Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, in this year’s budget season. With nearly half of all miles driven in the state taking place on local...

February 20, 2015
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Russell Calls for Additional HEAP Funding From Federal Department of Health and Human Services

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa) requested the release of additional funding from the Federal Department of Health and Human Services for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) in a

February 12, 2015
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Russell Appointed Chair of Task Force on Food, Farm & Nutrition – Ready to Improve Access to Local Food Sources

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa) announced her appointment as Chair of the Assembly Task Force on Food, Farm and Nutrition Policy. “The appointment provides me a platform to support North Country food consumers and producers and tackle...

February 12, 2015
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Production Unlimited – More Than Just a Place to Work

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa) met with agency personnel from the state Office of Persons with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) in order to explore opportunities that would halt any state decision to close Production Unlimited, a...

February 10, 2015
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