New York lawmakers rallied for voting rights Thursday on the anniversary of the Capitol riot by supporters of Trump’s big lie.
New York City and State Elections articles on Democracy Chronicles
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New York City may soon allow non-citizens to vote. This seems like a major victory but it might have damaging consequences for democracy.
To enhance service and regain voters’ trust, deep improvements are required immediately. Now is the time for the NY legislature to act.
Immediate adjustments to the NYC board of elections will increase public transparency and establish acceptable election admin methods.
When New Yorkers go to the polls in November, the WFP will not be on the ballot thanks to the city’s notoriously inept Board of Elections.
When it came to whether New York’s new ranked voting system worked, supporters and critics gave simple yes-or-no answers.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) signed new election reforms into law on Friday, which would change critical aspects of New York’s voting process.
The Board of Elections in New York has been accused of mismanagement, corruption, nepotism, and simple ineptitude for decades.
A new poll conducted by Common Cause New York and Rank The Vote NYC shows that there is huge support for ranked voting in NYC.
Billionaire donors have overwhelmed New York’s mayoral vote. To know their preferred candidates one just has to follow the money.