Welcome to the Legislative Profiles, 2020

Community Colleges Are in a "Death Spiral," Says NYPIRG  (Spectrum News, March 2, 2021)
Albany Is Once Again In Turmoil  (WAMC, March 1, 2021)
NYC lobbyists still make bank despite COVID-19 pandemic  (New York Post, February 28, 2021)
24 Groups Support Gianaris’ Effort to End State Incentive for Trump Opportunity Zones  (The National Herald, February 24, 2021)
Is NY Doing Enough To Regulate Health Care?  (WAMC, February 22,2021)
Did New York let doctors get away with sexual misconduct?  (City & State, February 21, 2021)
NY Needs To Overhaul Its Elections  (WAMC, February 14, 2021)
Local environmental advocates call for investigation into DEC’s knowledge of AFFF burning at Norlite  (ABC News 10, February 11, 2021)
PFOA found in Rockland County public water supply  (Mid-Hudson News, February 9, 2021)
Cuomo's Higher Education Budget Gets Scrutiny  (WAMC, February 8, 2021)
NYPIRG: “Bring in the Commissioners and Put Them Under Oath”  (Spectrum News, February 8, 2021)
Pandemic makes politicking in New York’s Capitol a take-out affair  (New York Post, February 8, 2021)
New York City Pols Try to Make Gathering Signatures to Get on Ballot Safer  (NY City Lens, February 8, 2021)
Attorney General Issues Report On Nursing Home COVID Care  (WAMC, February 1, 2021)
A workshop for lobbying during COVID  (Community News Weekly, January 29, 2021)
Governor Cuomo's Budget  (WAMC, January 25, 2021)
Blair Horner discusses the 2021 state budget   (WGXC Radio, January 25, 2021)
Blair Horner discusses the state budget  (The Santuary for Independent Media, January 23, 2021)
Empire State Weekly NYPIRG Executive Director Blair Horner Budget Executive Budget Interview  (WIVB, January 22, 2021)
MTA Plans to Delay 2021 Fare Hikes  (Spectrum News, January 18, 2021)
News Archive
Statement on New Information Regarding PFAs Incineration at Norlite Plant in Cohoes
NYPIRG Reacts to Final Count in Congressional District 22 Race – Stunning Failures in Elections Administration Must be Investigated and Reforms Advanced to Restore Voter Confidence
Statement on Climate Action Council Energy Efficiency and Housing Advisory Panel Recommendations
NYPIRG Reacts To Governor Cuomo's Budget Proposal
NYPIRG Reacts to Governor's 4th 2021 State of the State Address on NYS Infrastructure Needs
Youth, Climate, and Environmental Organizations Respond to Governor Cuomo’s Environment State of the State Address
NYPIRG Reacts to Governor’s First Installment of His 2021 State of the State Address
NYPIRG and other civic organizations called on the Legislature to enact new rules to allow greater public participation and further empower rank-and-file legislators no matter which political party
NYPIRG and dozens of other civic organizations urge lawmakers to keep revenues from the Stock Transfer Tax in order to avert deep state cuts to environmental, health care, and higher education programs
Reformers Urge Courts To Reverse Decision That Takes Competent Judges Off The Bench
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
Reports & Features Archive