Tedra knows first hand that the high cost of prescription drugs is an issue far too many Northern New York families face. During her time on the St. Lawrence County Legislature Tedra led the fight to successfully lower the cost of prescription drugs for seniors.
Gun violence can no longer be an issue elected officials are too squeamish to touch. If our representatives are so afraid of political consequences that they refuse to act, they have no business in Congress.
In Congress, Tedra will fight to: Protect and expand tax incentives for employers who hire veterans Fully fund the VA and oppose attempts to privatize it Increase access and funding for job training for veterans Expand educational opportunities
Tedra is the product of the New York State Public School system including SUNY Potsdam.
Tedra has spent 30 years fighting for access to quality and affordable healthcare across Northern New York.
Why Tedra? As a local entrepreneur herself, Tedra fully understands what it takes to grow a small businesses—and what obstacles need to be overcome.