Joanne Cunningham on Single Use Plastics

On Tuesday July 23rd the Albany County Legislature will hold a hearing on two bills to put a 5 cents fee on paper bags at stores now that the state is banning plastic bag, and to require restaurants only to give plastic straws upon customer request. We talk with County Legislator Joanne Cunningham the lead sponsor of the bill. By Mark Dunlea for Hudson Mohawk Radio Network.