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Voting & Elections 08.10.2018

The Case for Ranked Choice Voting in New York City


Common Cause NY strongly urges the commission to recommend ranked choice voting for all New York City elections.

Voting & Elections 05.10.2018

People Love it: Experience with Early Voting


Our goal in preparing this report was to examine selected counties across the country whose experience with early voting provides what we hope will be helpful and relevant information for those considering whether to adopt early voting in New York and other Atlantic region states.

The Count Starts Now 2020 Census


The Census is a vital component of our system of representative government. An accurate census apportions power fairly and helps ensure that government agencies base their decisions on data and facts.

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