For more than a year, Unite NY has been vocal about the vital changes needed to fix the broken political system in New York State. The systemic nature of our problems are pretty clear when the major issues in the Governor’s race are high taxes, high crime, mandates, and economic opportunities (or lack thereof). Those have been the same issues in every race for Governor that we can remember. And why is that? Because most candidates aren’t incentivized to actually fix what’s broken, but rather play to the extremes in both parties. That has to end.
It’s one of the reasons we were so excited to see this recent article in the NY Times about New Yorker Kathryn Murdoch and her quest to save our democracy. Her leadership on reform is welcome and needed! Read more here.