public campaign financing http://wshu.org en Unfinished Business in New York's Legislative Session http://wshu.org/post/unfinished-business-new-yorks-legislative-session <div dir="ltr"><h1 itemprop="name"><span style="font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">There’s around two months left in the legislative session, and a number of issues left on the agenda. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:25:09 +0000 Karen DeWitt 16566 at http://wshu.org Unfinished Business in New York's Legislative Session Reformers fault Cuomo for not holding elections http://wshu.org/post/reformers-fault-cuomo-not-holding-elections <p></p><p>New York's short-lived public campaign finance program came to a halt Monday when the program's test participant, State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli, said he would not participate in the pilot program because it was unjust. Reformers are blaming New York Governor Andrew Cuomo for not holding special elections that might have provided the votes.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 20:34:47 +0000 Charles Lane 15416 at http://wshu.org Reformers fault Cuomo for not holding elections The ethics attempts of New York's budget http://wshu.org/post/ethics-attempts-new-yorks-budget <p></p><p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed this years $140 billion budget Tuesday. It includes a property tax rebate for homeowners, increased education aid, pre-k funding, and also some ethics reforms. We've been air stories on the education and tax policies, but to here about ethics reforms WSHU's Charles Lane is here. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:15:21 +0000 Charles Lane & Mark Herz 15111 at http://wshu.org The ethics attempts of New York's budget Reformers focus on NY Board of Elections http://wshu.org/post/reformers-focus-ny-board-elections <p>Reform groups are focusing attention on Governor Andrew Cuomo’s anti corruption commission’s recommendations to beef up the anemic State Board of Elections but say they have not given up hope of public campaign financing for state wide races.</p><p></p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:40:02 +0000 Karen DeWitt 9622 at http://wshu.org