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Assemblymember Russell Thanked New York Air Brake for Their Dedication to the Region at 125th Anniversary

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Speaking at the 125th Anniversary Celebration of Watertown's New York Air Brake, Assemblymember Addie Russell thanked the employees, management, and owners for their dedication to the North Country. Pictured with Russell is Chair of the Knorr-Bremse...

August 3, 2015
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Assemblymember Russell Wants to See the Minimum Wage Increased Across the Board – Not in One Industry Alone

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As the New York State Department of Labor considers a recommendation made by the Fast Food Wage Board to increase the minimum wage for fast food workers, Assemblymember Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, said caution is needed when considering a pay...

July 30, 2015
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Assemblymember Russell Praises Local Effort to Protect Fort Drum

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The Army announced today that Fort Drum will retain the vast majority of its personnel, losing a few dozen soldiers as the Army reduces the size of its active force. “I’m proud of the work done by local organizers to demonstrate the value of Fort...

June 30, 2015
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Assemblywoman Russell Pushed Education Wins in Final Hours of 2015 Legislative Session

Even as the final hours of the 2015 legislative session drew to a close, Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, continued to fight for reforms that would make learning, not testing, the focus of education in New York State. “I’ve heard from...

June 18, 2015
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Assemblywoman Russell Passes Bill to Promote Economic Growth in Ogdensburg

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Legislation championed by Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, that will allow the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority to proceed with the expansion at the International Airport and other critical projects at the International Bridge and...

June 17, 2015
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