COMMUNITY ADVOCACY AT WORK:

MAKING A CASE FOR MORE STATE AID

“Long-standing backroom deals have driven funding to areas based on politics, not need." --Assemblywoman Addie J. Russell, D-Theresa

North Country school leaders are pushing Gov. Cuomo and their state lawmakers to increase aid to their districts as they struggle to maintain basic educational programs. These two stories and an editorial from the Watertown Daily Times illustrate community advocacy at work and the difficulties school face to stay financially afloat.

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