Category Archives: NYS legislature

Eight Turncoat NY State Senators

Want to know why New York can’t fix the MTA, have same day voter registration, and enact real campaign finance reform? There’s one big reason: The Independent “Democratic” Conference, also known as the IDC. The IDC is a group of … Continue reading

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Trump’s DACA decision could strip thousands in New York of Medicaid coverage

When President Barack Obama created the DACA program in 2012, thousands of New Yorkers who were brought to the United States at a young age were suddenly eligible for Medicaid. | Alex Wong/Getty Images POLITICO By DAN GOLDBERG The Trump … Continue reading

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Voting Rights in NY State need Reform

By Max Plesset MD. NEED FOR NEW YORK STATE ELECTORAL REFORM Decreasing voter participation — only 19.7% turnout in 2016 presidential primary — second lowest in the country NYS has one of the lowest overall turnouts nationwide for all elections … Continue reading

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