Lesser of Two Evils: Unite NY Offers Top 10 Reasons Why New York Voters Deserve More Voice, More Choices

Pathetic Presidential Primary Voter Turnout Highlights Need to for More Election Reforms This past Tuesday, April 2nd, New York State held its presidential primary but nearly no one showed up – turnout was below 5%. This was the opportunity for New York voters to have their voices heard for their political party’s candidate for the White […]

Growing Legislative Support for Unite NY’s More Voices, More Choices Campaign

Nonpartisan Organization Hosts Lobby Event in State Capitol Advocating for Needed Election Reforms (Albany, NY) Unite NY, a non-profit, nonpartisan movement focused on reforming and improving New York State elections and government, kicked off its 2024 campaign with a whirlwind of activity. For two days, Unite NY members from the North Country, Central New York, […]

Unite NY Announces Board of Directors and Staff Appointments

Non-Partisan Reform Group Formalizes Operations for Aggressive 2024 Strategy Albany, NY – Non-partisan Unite New York today announced appointments to its Board of Directors and staff to improve governance and operations while advancing the organization’s new “More Voices, More Choices” advocacy campaign in New York. New members of the Unite NY Board of Directors include: […]

Unite NY Launches “More Voices More Choices” Campaign

Non-Partisan Organization Commits Substantial Resources to Advocating for Democracy Reform in 2024 Albany, NY (December 19, 2023) – Non-partisan Unite New York today announced that it will kick off a new “More Voices, More Choices” advocacy campaign in January of 2024 aimed at enacting meaningful democracy reform in New York state. The organization and its members […]

One Year of Polling Research Conclusively Proves New Yorkers Want Important Governmental Reforms

Term Limits, Citizen Ballot Initiatives, Increased Ballot Access, and Nonpartisan Primaries are Extremely Popular with Voters Albany, NY (November 27, 2023) – Non-partisan Unite New York unveiled its fourth Voter Empowerment Index (VEI) of 2023, and the data is stark, as one year of polling research definitively proves New York voters want government reform initiatives […]

Governor Hochul’s Approval Rating Drops to 33% According to Unite NY Poll

More than 2/3 of Independents, 57% of all Voters, Say New York State on the Wrong Track Albany, NY (October 22, 2023) – A new poll out today from nonpartisan Unite NY shows Governor Hochul’s approval rating dropping from 50% in March to 33% by last month, with two-thirds of independent voters saying the state […]

Unite NY Statement on Package of Democracy Reform Laws Signed by Governor Hochul

Today, Governor Hochul’s office announce she had signed a package of Democracy Reform and voting rights bills. As a result, Unite NY Executive Director Timothy Dunn released the following statement: “We appreciate the effort to address democracy reform being made by the Governor and Legislature.  While we are always glad to see work being done to […]

UNY RELEASE: ON NATIONAL VOTER REGISTRATION DAY UNITE NY ENCOURAGES ELIGIBLE VOTERS TO PARTICIPATE IN DEMOCRACY 

Party Registration is not Required to Make Your Voice Heard! Albany, NY (September 19, 2023) – Today on National Voter Registration Day, Unite NY is urging any eligible New Yorkers to register to vote. In doing so, Unite NY also reminds them that, like 3.4 million others in New York, a voter does not have […]

Release: Unite NY Launches 2.0 Version of Voter Empowerment Index – Shows Overwhelming Support for Reform

Half of New Yorkers Considering Leaving – Cite a Broken Political System, and Crime as Top Issues; Support for Structural Reforms Including Term Limits is Sky High Albany, NY (April 18, 2023) – Half of New York State voters believe the state’s political environment is on the wrong track and 51% are considering leaving the […]

Unite NY Announces New Plan to Build Stronger Democracy Through More Voices and More Choices

Independent Organization Transitions to Membership Model Focused on Research, Partnership, Education and Advocacy Albany, NY – In order to bring more democracy to more people, Unite NY, an organization focused on bringing together moderate and middle-of-the-road New Yorkers frustrated by the state’s broken, hyper-partisan political system, has announced a change in strategic direction. Beginning in […]