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Assemblywoman Russell Condemns Human Trafficking, Passes Legislation to Help Victims

Assemblywoman Addie Russell, D-Theresa announced that legislation she sponsored that would help prevent human trafficking, strengthen protections for victims and increase penalties on traffickers passed the Assembly today...

March 16, 2015
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Assemblywoman Russell Calls for Support for Local Government, Not More Competitions

Albany, NY - Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, plans to continue fighting for local governments during the run-up to the adoption of the 2015-2016 budget due April 1. “Money should be appropriated based upon fairness and recognition of...

March 12, 2015
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Morristown Resident Beverly Ouderkirk Appointed to State Board of Regents

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Albany, NY - Morristown resident Beverly L. Ouderkirk was appointed to the New York State Board of Regents today after being voted on by members of the state Senate and Assembly. Ouderkirk was nominated for the Fourth Judicial District, which...

March 10, 2015
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Russell Announces Assembly Budget Boosts Foundation Aid, Restores GEA Money

Watertown – Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, announced the Assembly’s state budget proposal delivers significant increases in state funding to North Country schools in order to reduce the local tax burden on families while helping...

March 10, 2015
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Increased Aid to Distressed Schools and End to Gap Elimination Central to Russell’s Education Agenda

Watertown, NY - Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa, said restoring fairness to school funding is a top priority in the coming weeks as budget negotiations get underway. “North Country schools have been underfunded for years,”...

February 23, 2015
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