Welcome to the Legislative Profiles, 2020

National Policy Moves From Vaccines To Vaccination  (WAMC, Novemeber 23, 2020)
Ranked Choice Voting Remains an Uphill Battle in New York  (Spectrum News, November 23, 2020)
Fear of gridlock coming true for New York's redistricting panel  (Albany Times-Union)
Coalition to Albany: Reinstate Stock Transfer Tax on Wall Street  (Black Star New, November 12, 2020)
Activists and legislators rallying for stock transfer tax  (ABC News 10, November 10, 2020)
Blair Horner Discusses NYPIRG Election Reform  (The Sanctuary for Independent Media, November 5, 2020)
NYPIRG reports some confusion, but overall fewer problems for student voters  (The Legislative Gazette, November 5, 2020)
Election Analysis: A closer look at some local races  (CBS Channel 6 Albany, November 4, 2020)
Wait time experiences on Election Day varied throughout New York  (The Legislative Gazette, November 4, 2020)
Once and for all, mend N.Y. elections  (NY Daily News, November 3, 2020)
New Yorkers Cast Election Day Ballots, Building on Early Voting  (The Wall Street Journal, November 3, 2020)
Reforming New York's Elections  (WAMC, November 3, 2020)
Voting questions and concerns in preparation for Election Day  (Binghamton Homepage, November 2, 2020)
The NYC Board of Elections - A quick review of New York City’s Board of Elections, disenfranchisement and concerns over the upcoming general election.  (City & State, October 30, 2020)
Blair Horner discusses early voting and the need for voting reforms on The Capitol Connection  (WAMC, October 29, 2020)
New York City’s Board of Elections Faces Calls for Overhaul  (The Wall Street Journal, October 28, 2020)
Colleges And Lady Justice Face Emergency Budget Ax  (WAMC, October 26, 2020)
Over 400,000 New Yorkers Cast Ballots In The First Weekend Of Early Voting  (Spectrum News, October 26, 2020)
Exclusive Spectrum News/Ipsos Poll: How New Yorkers Plan to Make Their Voices Heard This Election  (Spectrum News, October 23, 2020)
Voters want verification of absentee votes arrivals, officials say  (Newsday, October 20, 2020)
News Archive
NYPIRG Student Voter Helpline Finds Some Confusion, Fewer Problems
NYPIRG to Open Statewide Student Voter Helpline on Nov 3
Make Polluters Pay Event With New York Attorney General Letitia James (Video)
NYPIRG urges Gov to fully fund elections in NY
NYPIRG submits comments to Assembly and Senate on the state's oversight of the quality of care in New York nursing homes and hospitals.
Tale of the Tape: NYPIRG’s 2020 Legislative Review
NYPIRG Announces Gene Russianoff Retires
Reform Groups Have Urged The Governor And The Legislative Leaders To Curtail Governor's Emergency Powers And Reconvene The Session To Do The People's Work
Group statement on NY Legislature increasing police transparency by repealing Civil Rights Law 50-a
NYPIRG Joins Over 50 Organizations in Calling for New York to Reclaim the Stock Transfer Tax
Rock the Absentee: Vote by mail for Primary Election Day 6/23
NYPIRG Statement on NY Attorney General's Lawsuit on the EPA Dirty Water Rule
NYPIRG Urges Governor Cuomo and Lawmakers to Return to Session and Act on Key Issues
Letter: Good Government Groups Call for Postponement of April Primary
Reformers Urge Government to Adopt New Measures to Do The People's Business
Local Elected Officials Call for Increased Water Funding
Policy Paper - Higher Education and Its Eroding Affordability Over the Decade
Civic Organizations Unveil New Website in Push to Get Albany to Support New, Independent Ethics Watchdog
Release: NYPIRG, along with legislators and consumer, public health and environmental organizations call for protections against antibiotic-resistant "Superbugs"
News Release: NYPIRG Urges Greater Access to Early Voting Sites
Reports & Features Archive