Tag: voters

  • 2017 NYS Election Proposals

    2017 NYS Election Proposals

    Know what you’re voting for on Nov. 7 Proposal 1: Constitutional Convention Voters will decide whether to open up a constitutional convention in which delegates will be given the opportunity to revise the NYS constitution. Proposal 2: Corrupt Officials Forfeit Pensions New York state voters will have the chance to declare their frustration with the…

  • Voters Weigh How the 2016 Election has Transformed America

    Voters Weigh How the 2016 Election has Transformed America

    Students from Prof. Lisa Phillips’ Feature Writing class and Prof. Rachel Somerstein’s Journalism 1 class went to the polls to interview voters in the 2016 election. Here’s what voters had to say.

  • Carden’s Capitol Corner: Andrew Cuomo, Mr. Popular

    Carden’s Capitol Corner: Andrew Cuomo, Mr. Popular

    Given the polarizing debate over New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s state budget proposals, I’ve wholly expected Cuomo’s favorability among New Yorkers to, by the end of the whole agonizing process, take a serious hit. After all, in discussing the governor’s budget cuts with local political activists, I’ve noticed considerable disgruntlement toward Cuomo’s recent track record,…