As New Yorkers Prepare To Elect A New Mayor, A New Poll Shows That They Love Ranked Choice Voting

On November 5, 2019, New York City voters passed Ranked Choice Voting (RCV) by a 3 to 1 margin for mayoral and city elections. As New Yorkers prepare to vote in local primaries on June 22, they have no less enthusiasm for the new process. Only a fraction – one in five — disapprove of […]

People Over Party

Many of us are sick and tired of the hyper-partisanship that has become the default in politics. Back room deals, rule by executive order, and legislative gridlock are now the hallmarks of government across America. Nowhere is this more prevalent than in our own New York State. The two major political parties play the game […]

Media Coverage of Unite NY

Launched earlier in April, the UJP’s new initiative – Unite NY – is already making significant strides and attracting media attention. This bold new initiative seeks to embrace the moderate voters left behind by both major parties, by offering a path for nonpartisan, common sense politics. Unite NY will focus efforts on policies and leaders […]

Media Coverage of UJP Leadership

Great story about the new UJP leadership team. We’ve got a great team in place to build significant momentum in 2021. From last week’s press release, today’s Daily Gazette has this to say about our team. You can review the impressive background of each member of our leadership team here.

UJP Launches Bipartisan Legislative Caucus

UJP Announces the Upstate Jobs Caucus in Legislature to focus on common sense, bipartisan solutions to problems facing Upstate New York Albany, NY – The Upstate Jobs Party (UJP) today announced the creation of the new bipartisan Upstate Jobs Caucus in the New York State legislature.  This new caucus includes Republicans and Democrats alike, uniting […]

UJP Announces New Leadership Team

UJP announces new leadership, Executive Director

Football, Bruce Springsteen and Unity

If you’re like us, you watched every second of the Big Game on Sunday, enjoying a not just the game and the food, but the commercials!  And no commercial from yesterday landed with as much authority than Jeep’s ad featuring Bruce Springsteen.    Take a look here: The Boss shared a message that really resonated with […]

New York Must Unite To Recover

As we watched today’s Inauguration of President Joe Biden, it’s difficult to shake the horrific events that transpired just two weeks ago.  The events of January 6, 2021 will be forever seared into our collective memories as an historically distressing event in American history.  The visuals of an angry mob storming our nation’s Capitol and […]