Welcome to the Legislative Profiles, 2017

When a Public Official Sells Feminism, Who Is Being Empowered?  (Jezebel, April 18, 2018)
As Senate hangs in the balance, all eyes are on Westchester and The Bronx  (Legislative Gazette, April 18, 2018)
Make it easier to access state records  (The Daily Gazette, April 18, 2018)
When is New York's primary? The answer is complicated  (AM New York, April 17, 2018)
State Senate ordered to reveal guidelines for taxpayer-funded mailers  (Albany Times Union, April 16, 2018)
Blair Horner: Trump Administration Pushes For More Auto Pollution And More Climate Change  (WAMC, April 9, 2018)
NYS Board of Elections weakens its watchdog  (WBFO, April 8, 2018)
State BOE moves to curb autonomy of enforcement counse  (Albany Times Union, April 6, 2018)
A reform-free state budget for New York?  (Spectrum News, April 4, 2018)
Rod Watson: You know it's bad when New York's ways even ensnare a nun  (Buffalo News, April 4, 2018)
Blair Horner: The Budget Wraps Up  (WAMC, April 3, 2018)
Pay raise for Albany lawmakers being negotiated as part of the state budget  (Spectrum News, March 28, 2018)
Blair Horner: The NY State Budget Deadline Looms  (WAMC, March 27, 2018)
Progressive items drop out of budget negotiations  (City and State, March 27, 2018)
Blair Horner: Sunshine Week In America, But Pitch Darkness In Albany   (WAMC, March 20, 2018)
Cuomo Says His Name Was ‘Never Mentioned.’ It Was. 136 Times.  (The New York Times, March 18, 2018)
Joseph Percoco, Ex-Cuomo Aide, Found Guilty in Corruption Trial  (The New York Times, March 13, 2018)
The Percoco guilty verdict and ethics reform in Albany  (Spectrum News March 15, 2018)
New Windsor’s revision of ethics code has critics  (Times Herald Record, March 14, 2018)
Host Alan Chartock is joined by Blair Horner of the New York Public Interest Research Group  (WAMC, March 9, 2018)
News Archive
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
NYPIRG & NYC Votes Best In Nation on National Voter Reg. Day
REFORMERS: DRAMATICALLY RESTRICT LAWMAKERS' OUTSIDE INCOME; FOLLOW CONGRESSIONAL SYSTEM (report)
Reports & Features Archive