ALBANY, N.Y. – Four members of the Board of Regents was up for a reappointment vote in the legislature Tuesday.
Senate Republicans ended their boycott of the Board of Regents vote and contributed on the four slots up for re-election. The Assembly Democrats voted to reappoint three members.
The Chancellor of the Board of Regents Meryl Tisch praised her members.
The new member voted to the board will be Sullivan County lawyer Josephine Victoria Finn.
Tisch said she looks forward to working with Finn and implementing the Common Core recommendations suggested by Governor Cuomo's panel.