Americans deserve open, honest, accountable government.
We’re working to deliver it.
Common Cause New York is the statewide New York chapter of Common Cause. We are dedicated to restoring the core values of American democracy, reinventing an open, honest, and accountable government that empowers ordinary people to make their voices heard. We work to:
In November, New York voters will be asked to pass judgment on a constitutional amendment that changes the way legislative and congressional districts are redrawn every 10 years based on the U.S. Census. The ballot proposition is wonky and complicated and therefore open to manipulation. And manipulated it was. Learn More ›
Only through transparency and public participation can New Yorkers be expected t...
Wednesday, Dec 17 2014
Call our Senators to stop this mess!
Friday, Dec 12 2014
Congress's plan to avert a government shutdown is chock full of handouts to spec...
Thursday, Dec 11 2014