Children’s Health Insurance Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Long-term funding for a federal program that provides health care to low-income residents is hanging in the balance as lawmakers scramble to avoid another government shutdown. more

Feb 6, 2018 4:45 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | Congress must pass a spending bill in early-February to avoid another government shutdown more

Jan 30, 2018 6:45 AM The Sun 2 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH | Rep. Elise Stefanik's campaign has asked Democrats to take a stand on the federal government shutdown more

Jan 20, 2018 6:25 PM The Sun 4 Comments


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WASHINGTON, D.C. | Rep. Elise Stefanik excoriated U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer over the federal government shutdown more

Jan 20, 2018 1:33 PM The Sun 1 Comments


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This year, we worked together on many important initiatives to help grow the North Country economy, help our veterans and military families, strengthen our local healthcare system and improve education. more

Dec 20, 2017 6:45 AM Guest Columnists 1 Comments


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PLATTSBURGH | As many as 350,000 children statewide may lose health coverage through the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) if Congress doesn’t renew funding. more

Dec 5, 2017 2:53 PM The Sun

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