Welcome to the Legislative Profiles, 2018

Even for Albany, an Unusually Unproductive End to Session  (The New York Times, June 21, 2018)
Legislators adjourn without action on ethics reform  (WBFO, June 21, 2018)
Key Issues Fall Off The Table On The Final Day Of The New York Legislative Session  (WSKG, June 21, 2018)
Ceiling at Borough Hall Subway Platform Collapses, Injuring One  (The Wall Street Journal, June 20, 2018)
Jury selected for Skelos corruption retrial  (Newsday, June 19, 2018)
State Legislature outlaws revenge porn, passes other uncontroversial bills  (City & State, June 19, 2018)
Why nothing is happening in Albany  (City & State, June 19, 2018)
Horner, Wilson push lawmakers to pass good government bills  (Spectrum News, June 18, 2018)
Uncertainty looms as State Legislature enters the end of session  (Newsday, June 17, 2018)
Chester supervisor Jamieson to face Albany court hearing, Town Board meeting this week  (Times-Herald Record, June 11, 2018)
Close up campaign account loophole  (Niagara Gazette, May 31, 2018)
'Zombie' campaign funds don't die when political careers do  (Plattsburgh Press-Republican, May 31, 2018)
School budget voter turnout continues fall  (The Daily Gazette, May 23, 2018)
Cuomo campaign hosts costly fundraiser in Saratoga  (Spectrum News, May 22, 2018)
Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara hasn't been registered to vote since 2006  (Daily News, May 17, 2018)
Cynthia Nixon Promises an Anti-Corruption Panel  (The New York Times, May 15, 2018)
You don't have to be that qualified to be attorney general  (City & State New York, May 14, 2018)
Silver found guilty in corruption retrial  (WNYT, May 11, 2018)
Senate proposes ethics reform aimed at Cuomo  (Spectrum News, May 11, 2018)
GOP women: Schneiderman should donate $8.5M campaign funds  (Newsday, May 9, 2018)
News Archive
NYPIRG's 2018 Legislative Review
As End of Legislative Session Draws Near, NYPIRG and Other Civic Organizations Call for Overhaul of Ethics Enforcement to Restore Public Trust in Government
New York's leading civic organizations call for action to respond to the state's corruption crises.
Roadmap to Reform
NYPIRG and other leading civic organizations respond to the important ethics issues raised during the Joseph Percoco trial, which went to the jury today.
News Release: As Percoco trial begins, Reformers call for strong anti-corruption measures
News Release: Watchdog Groups Unveil "roadmap" to Curbing Corruption In New York, Kicking Off Their Restore Public Trust Campaign
Letter: Watchdog Groups Call for "Restore Public Trust" Reforms in Albany
News Release: Nearly 1.8 Million New Yorkers Without Full Representation
Read Our Voters Guide to the Proposed 2017 Ballot Questions
Tale of the Tape: NYPIRG 2017 Legislative Review
NYPIRG and other good government groups call for the NYS Senate to end the practice of diverting stipends for committee chairs to other committee members
Blair Horner discusses Albany politics and the importance of voting on "It's Your System"
Watchdog Groups Call on Senate and Assembly Leaders to Hold Emergency Oversight Hearing On Allegations of Historic Bid-Rigging Scandals and Clean Contracting Reforms
NYPIRG's 2016 Legislative Review & Release of "Legislative Profiles"
Gov't Reform Groups Call for Corruption-Busting Reform Package Now
Albany Money Machine 2016 (PDF)
REFORMERS CALL ON GOVERNOR, LEGISLATIVE LEADERS TO HOLD PUBLIC LEADERS' MEETINGS TO OPENLY ADDRESS STATE ETHICS REFORM
NYPIRG REACTION TO SENATOR SKELOS'S CONVICTION
NYPIRG Statement on Conviction of former Assemblyman Silver
Reports & Features Archive