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Assemblyman Jones Joined by County, State Officials to Discuss Seniors Programs

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) was joined by Greg Olsen, Acting Director for NYS Office for the Aging and Rebecca Peeve, Director of the Franklin County Office for the Aging at the Franklin County Courthouse on Thursday, April 11, 2019 to discuss...

Assemblyman Jones: State Budget Invests in Our Farms to Help Grow Our Economy

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that the 2019-20 state budget invests in critical funding that will help North Country farmers grow their businesses. This year’s plan includes $33.2 million for agriculture across the state.“North...

Assemblyman Jones: State Budget Invests in North Country’s Future

After many debates and hearings, the state budget has been enacted. This budget increases education funding and supports critical programs and initiatives for hardworking families. Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) worked tirelessly to ensure that...

Assemblyman Jones: Career Pathways is an Investment in the North Country’s Future

Assemblyman Billy Jones (D-Chateaugay) announced that the Assembly’s 2019-20 state budget proposal passed Wednesday restores $2.85 million for Career Pathways programs, which help train young adults for careers in high-growth sectors. “The North...

Assemblyman Jones: Subcommittee Appointment Puts North Country at Ground Level of Budget Negotiations

“Being appointed to the General Government and Local Assistance Joint Budget Subcommittee lets me bring the North Country’s concerns to the table during this year’s state budget negotiations and ensures we’re heard loud and clear....

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