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End of Session Statement from Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner

“I am happy to report that seven of the bills that I authored passed the Assembly this year, five of which also passed the Senate and will now go to the Governor for his signature. The first that I would like to highlight is A.2101, which requires...

Assemblywoman Woerner’s Bill to Help Create Jobs in Rural Communities Moves Forward

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced that legislation she authored establishing the New York Rural and Agricultural Jobs Act (RAJA) is headed to the governor’s desk after passing the Assembly and Senate (A.4772-C). RAJA would help agribusinesses...

Assemblywoman Woerner: 2018-19 State Budget Delivers for Our Communities

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced she helped pass the 2018-19 state budget, which increases education aid by $914 million and provides critical funding to combat the heroin and opioid epidemic, help beginning farmers thrive and ensure...

Assemblywoman Woerner Pushes Bill Supporting New Farmers and Preserving Farmland

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) held a press conference in Albany today in support of her legislation to establish the Farmland for a New Generation program (A.9619-A). “Agriculture is a critical industry and an important family tradition...

Assemblywoman Woerner: Let’s Focus on Fundamentals in 2018

“As we return to Albany for this year’s legislative session, I will be continuing my work to support the families and businesses of Saratoga and Washington counties. New York State government must focus on the fundamentals, like ensuring healthy, locally...

Town Hall Meetings with Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner

Assemblywoman Woerner: Three Pieces of Legislation Signed into Law

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D-Round Lake) announced that three pieces of legislation she authored have been signed into law. Woerner authored legislation that sets limits on liability risk for owners who take necessary precautions by clearly identifying...

Assemblywoman Woerner Creates New Wine Trail in Upstate New York

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D,I-Round Lake) announced that legislation she authored designating a portion of the state highway system in Saratoga and Washington counties as the “Upper Hudson Wine Trail” has been signed into law (Chapter 227 of 2017)....

Assemblywoman Woerner’s Bill Signed into Law, Brings More Locally Grown Food to Community

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D,I - Round Lake) announced that her legislation to allow more locally grown food to be purchased by boards of cooperative educational services (BOCES) and local municipalities has been signed into law by the governor (Ch....

Assemblywoman Woerner Welcomes Arrival of Ride-Hailing Services

Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner (D, I -Round Lake) announced that ride-hailing services have launched in the Saratoga region. She took the inaugural ride this morning from her home in Round Lake to her District office on Spring Street in Saratoga Springs....

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