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Assemblymember Jones: Airport Award to Create Jobs and Economic Success

“Gov. Cuomo announced, today, that the Plattsburgh International Airport would receive $38 million through the Upstate Airport Economic Development Competition. This award will allow for a total retransformation of the former Air Force base into a...

January 11, 2017
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Assemblymember Jones: We Need to Increase Accessible, Affordable Quality Child Care

“Too many families, especially here in the North Country, are forced to choose between a paycheck and quality child care. We’ve got to come up with ways to help hardworking parents care for their children. I look forward to considering the details...

January 9, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones Congratulates Chairwoman Rice on Her New Historic Role

“Barbara Rice has long been an activist for Saranac Lake, Franklin County and the North Country as a whole. As the first female chair of the Franklin County Legislature, she will continue to move our community forward while protecting our values. I...

January 5, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: We Must Do More to Help Middle-Class Families Afford College Tuition

“Yesterday’s announcement by Governor Cuomo to make the dream of obtaining a college degree for hundreds of New Yorkers a reality is a step in the right direction. Making tuition more affordable for middle-class families will not only help our North...

January 4, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: We Must Ensure North Country Families Have the Health Coverage They Need

“As elected officials, we have an obligation to ensure that healthcare, which is a basic human right, is not only accessible but affordable for all New Yorkers. Here at home, there are over 12,000 hardworking North Country residents in the 115th...

January 4, 2017
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