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Assemblywoman Russell: New York Needs a Fairer Tax Code

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell says she will continue to fight for changes in the state tax rates that would require the state's highest earners to see a modest increase in their tax rates while providing tax savings for the majority of the...

February 10, 2016
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Assemblywoman Russell: NYPA Study Sets Framework for Job Growth

New York Power Authority President and CEO Gil C. Quiniones unveiled an economic development report that could create as many as 1,900 new jobs and up to $190 million in new economic activity by 2020 in St. Lawrence County. The report details an...

February 5, 2016
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Assemblywoman Russell Helps Pass Legislation Moving State Primary to June

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, announced the Assembly passed legislation she supported to ensure state and federal primaries in New York State are held simultaneously on the fourth Tuesday in June (A.9108). Merging...

February 3, 2016
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Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell: Paid Family Leave Passes Assembly

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, announced a bill (A.3870a) ensuring a comprehensive paid family leave program for all New Yorkers passed the Assembly on Tuesday. The measure would better support workers who need to...

February 2, 2016
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Russell Urges DEC to Expand Grant Funding for Rural Municipal Water Projects

Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, urged the acting commissioner of the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, to tweak the criteria for funding under the state’s water infrastructure program during a joint legislative...

January 28, 2016
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