Letter to New York City Council Members Concerning Power Consolidation in the Speakers Office-2

February 13, 2013



Letter which begins, 'Common Cause/NY and the Human Rights Project at the Urban Justice Center (HRP) have long expressed concern that the centralization of power within the Speaker's office is detrimental to the democratic functioning of the New York City Council. Common Cause/NY works for effective legislative functioning at all levels of government, advocating for best practices and rules that encourage legislators to be effective advocates for creative solutions to the problems we all face as well as for their constituents.'

READ: Letter to New York City Council Members Concerning Power Consolidation in the Speakers Office-2


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