Common Cause/NY Statement on Siena College Poll
February 1, 2016
Today Siena College Research Institute released a poll which found that 89% of New Yorkers say that corruption is somewhat or very serious, and almost half (49%) are less likely to re-elect their current representative because of corruption.
Government Reform Groups Weigh in on NYC Council Raise Deal
January 28, 2016
Common Cause/NY, Citizens Union, and NYPIRG issued a joint statement in anticipation of the upcoming vote to raise salaries for members of the New York City Council.
Reform Groups React to Governor's Ethics Package, Push Clean Conscience Pledge
January 20, 2016
One week after Governor Cuomo's State of the State and budget address, Common Cause/NY, Citizens Union, and NYPIRG reacted to his proposals for ethics, elections, and oversight in an open letter.
NYC Must Tie Council Pay Increase to Eliminating Lulus
January 14, 2016
Today the Mayor sent a letter to the Speaker of the New York City Council approving a salary increase in exchange for eliminating outside income.
Common Cause/NY Statement on Governor Cuomo's State of the State
January 13, 2016
In response to Governor Andrew M. Cuomo's State of the State address, Common Cause/NY issued the following statement: