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GOP rep introduces bill to address national security risks of artificial intelligence

Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), chairwoman of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities, introduced a bill Wednesday that would create an independent commission to study the country’s AI national security needs...

Congress must renew funding for vital environmental programs

Despite snow blanketing the North Country in March, spring is near and many of us here in New York are preparing for the return of migratory birds, such as Black Terns, Hooded Mergansers and Sanderlings, who visit us briefly at Lake Ontario during their long and treacherous migration north from their wintering grounds in warmer climates...

Stefanik helps Carthage Area Hospital recover $6.8 million federal reimbursement

Rep. Elise Stefanik has co-sponsored a series of bills designed to combat the entrenched opiate epidemic. The bills rolled out on Wednesday as part of a bipartisan heroin task force include legislation that would allocate more funding to hire specialists at veterans treatment courts, end a ban on Medicaid reimbursement for drug treatment for incarcerated addicts, crack down on “doctor shopping” for pain medications and expand access to medication-assisted treatment for pregnant and postpartum women, among others.

ICYMI: ADK on League of Conservation Voters Report: On Environment, Stefanik Highest Rated in NY GOP Delegation

ON ENVIRONMENT, STEFANIK NOW HIGHEST RATED NY GOP DELEGATION MEMBER: LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS Adirondack Daily Enterprise: “Green Group: Stefanik’s Record Has Improved” Read the full story in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise here: https://bit.ly/2GtIeDq