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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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Assemblywoman Russell Supports New, Tighter Medical Marijuana Legislation

“The goal for me has always been to reach a compromise that gives comfort to seriously ill patients while protecting law abiding citizens. The legislation passed today is a big step forward that provides comfort to those suffering from debilitating...

June 19, 2014
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Lucrative St. Lawrence Power Agreement Passes Assembly

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell (D-Theresa) announced that legislation enabling the monetization of 20 megawatts of hydropower and creating a new development fund to promote economic development in the North Country has passed the Assembly...

June 19, 2014
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