The elected officials in Philipsburg form a part of the federal government of the United States. On a national level, the head of state, the President, is elected indirectly by the people, through an Electoral College. All members of the federal legislature are directly elected. There are many elected offices at the state level, each state having at least an elective governor and legislature. At the local level, county and city government positions are usually filled by election, especially within the legislative branch. Some examples of local elected positions include sheriffs at the county level and mayors and school board members at the city level.
$14 million Investment in Cleantech Business Incubator Initiative Supports the Development of 141 Clean Energy Companies across the State (Long Island, NY) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that 141 clean technology companies have been supported and primed for further growth through the Governor’s Cleantech Business Incubator initiative. The initiative has attracted more than $215 million in private capital and..