Assemblywoman Addie Russell takes issue with Governor Cuomo on how 3500 beds will be cut from the state prison system. The Governor wants lawmakers to pass a budget and the he says he will decide on the logistics of the budget with the help of an appointed panel.
Ms. Russell tells Jeff Cole on the Public Eye that the Legislature should make that decision in the budget document. Ms. Russell has three prisons in her Assembly district and two just outside it.
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