Buffalo’s New Board of Education

Earlier this week, residents in the City of Buffalo made their voices heard. A new school board was elected on Tuesday. The community demanded a school board that will make Buffalo's public schools the best they can be so that their children have the opportunity they...

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Hudson Valley Day of Action

On March 19th members from Citizen Action of New York statewide joined our growing leadership base in the Hudson Valley to put Senator George Amedore (R-Kingston) on notice – it’s time to represent his constituents and do what is best for ALL New Yorkers! Fully fund our schools, raise the wage and say yes to Paid Family Leave.

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Move Forward with a new Albany High School

On February 9, 2016, 7,759 voters cast ballots in a vote on whether or not a new Albany High School should be built. Students who attend Albany High now face a leaky roof, a broken heating and cooling system, and not enough classrooms to serve the growing body of...

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Citizen Action of New York Lobby Day

On March 8, 2016, Citizen Action of New York, Metro Justice, and Long Island Progressive Coalition members from all across the state converged in Albany for our first Lobby Day. We were there to send a message to our state’s leaders: we demand that they put the needs of our communities before the super-rich.

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Save Albany High – Vote YES on Tuesday, Nov. 3rd!

Share this image! There’s an incredibly important vote this Tuesday, November 3rd. Albany residents will decide on a plan to rebuild Albany High School. I’m writing to urge you to vote “YES!” Our schools should be at the center of our community. But right now our city...

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