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Budget Represents Divided Approach to Inequality: Our Response to Gov. Cuomo’s Executive Budget Proposal

Budget Represents Divided Approach to Inequality: Our Response to Gov. Cuomo’s Executive Budget Proposal

Charlie Albanetti January 21, 2014 0

Governor Andrew Cuomo released his executive budget proposal today. Citizen Action responded by calling it a divided approach to inequality. Here’s our statement explaining our view: Governor Cuomo’s inclusion of a publicly funded elections

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Our Response to Gov. Cuomo’s Inclusion of Public Financing of Elections in Budget Proposal

Our Response to Gov. Cuomo’s Inclusion of Public Financing of Elections in Budget Proposal

Charlie Albanetti January 20, 2014 0

Albany, NY - In response to reports that Gov. Cuomo will include a publicly financed elections system in his budget proposal, Ivette Alfonso, President of Citizen Action of New York, said: Governor Cuomo has made it

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Our Reaction to Gov. Cuomo’s State of the State Address

Our Reaction to Gov. Cuomo’s State of the State Address

Charlie Albanetti January 8, 2014 0

Investing in Pre-K Critical Step, but Tax Policies Will Only Grow Economic Divide Time for Albany to Prove They Work for the People by Passing Fair Elections Statement in Response to Gov. Cuomo’s State

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Listen to Us

Listen to Us

Charlie Albanetti April 1, 2013 0

As the New York Times reported this morning, we and our partners in the Fair Elections for New York campaign launched a new TV ad that will begin airing today in every market across

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Organizing for Action Joins the Fight for Fair Elections

Organizing for Action Joins the Fight for Fair Elections

Charlie Albanetti March 26, 2013 0

Earlier today, Organizing for Action announced that they’ll be joining the growing campaign to win Fair Elections for New York. This is a major boost to our efforts. OFA’s huge network of grassroots activists

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Amedore’s Money Chase: Real Estate Developers

Amedore’s Money Chase: Real Estate Developers

Charlie Albanetti October 30, 2012 0

George Amedore, the Republican candidate running in the newly created 46th State Senate district, is a local builder who has a long track record in the Assembly of supporting legislation that helps developers and

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Minimum Wage Opponents Highlight Why We Need Fair Elections

Minimum Wage Opponents Highlight Why We Need Fair Elections

Sean Collins June 11, 2012 1

Today in Albany, Buffalo, Brooklyn, and Binghamton, we hosted press conferences showing the corrosive influence of money in our politics. With just eight days left in the legislative session, there has been little action

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NYC Campaign Finance Board Study Shows Fair Elections Works

NYC Campaign Finance Board Study Shows Fair Elections Works

Charlie Albanetti June 7, 2012 3

In their Spring newsletter, the New York City Campaign Finance Board announced their own study about the impact that a publicly financed Fair Elections system can have on the size of contributions made in elections. Their

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Business Council Leaders Contribute $1.9 Million to Senate Campaigns

Business Council Leaders Contribute $1.9 Million to Senate Campaigns

Charlie Albanetti May 19, 2012 0

Volunteers hit the streets on Saturday as part of a statewide door-to-door canvass called “Knock for the 99%” to build support for Fair Elections campaign finance reform. At 8 events across the State, volunteers

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Knock for the 99%

Knock for the 99%

Charlie Vella May 10, 2012 0

Click here to learn about our Knock for the 99% Day of Action and see how you can get involved!

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