Putting Everyday People Before Big Money
When lawmakers spend too much time fundraising and courting big donors, they lose touch with the everyday people they are supposed to represent. Common Cause New York works to ensure elected officials are responsive to the priorities of all their constituents, not just the wealthy and well-connected, through the adoption of effective campaign finance and public financing of elections laws.
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Support the Restoration of Voting Rights in New York
New York can lead the way and put an end to the racist legacy of felony disenfranchisement laws by joining the restoration of voting rights movement.
End Partisan Redistricting in New York
Common Cause New York is dedicated to fair maps and impartially drawn districts so that our government is truly of, by, and for the people.
Protect New York's elections today
The COVID-19 pandemic has placed new strains on New York’s elections — and exacerbated longstanding issues. We need to act now to educate voters and to protect our democracy.