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Assemblyman Jones: Ethics Reform is Necessary before the End of Session

“People in the North Country don’t trust Albany and with good reason. For too long, we’ve seen politicians pay more attention to big money than to us. The North Country will not tolerate this behavior anymore. Albany must be accountable, transparent...

April 19, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones Helps Secure Funding to Deter Crime through Rehabilitation

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that the 2017-18 state budget he helped pass includes $17,500 in funding to create a substance use disorder counselor position at the Clinton County Jail in partnership with the Champlain Valley...

April 18, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: Budget Invests in North Country Schools, Libraries

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that the 2017-18 state budget invests in North Country schools, colleges and libraries. “The North Country is made up of small, tight-knit communities,” Jones said. “We rely on each other. The...

April 11, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: Budget Works for North Country Families, Economy

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that he helped pass a $153.1 billion 2017-18 state budget that will improve North Country roads and bridges, invest in public education and close the skills gap to get people back to work. “We’re...

April 8, 2017
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Assemblyman Jones: Assembly Passes Equal Pay Legislation on Equal Pay Day

In conjunction with National Equal Pay Day on April 4, Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced he passed a series of bills to help close the gender pay gap in New York State. Equal Pay Day marks how far into the new year women must work to...

April 4, 2017
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