Releases and Blog

New Yorkers Once Again Stay Home on Election Day, Unite NY Renews Call for Reform

To Fix Longstanding Problems, the State Needs to Give Power Back to Voters Through Increased Ballot Access, Initiative and Referendum, and More Inclusive Primaries Albany, NY – The results of New York’s second primary election of the summer are in, and they are the same as the first, with voters staying away from the polls […]

Solutions for a Broken State

New York’s political system is broken. From the stranglehold of the state’s prevailing party duopoly to inadequate voter access to an ever-increasing division on vital issues, state residents are not getting the representation they deserve or the basic services they should expect from those who hold office. This isn’t just unfortunate; it’s unnecessary.  There are […]

NY Deserves Better Options at the Polls

One of the most frustrating outcomes of this wild and confusing political year in New York is that, for only the second time in our history, voters will have only two choices for Governor in 2022.  The last time this occurred was 1946, when Governor Dewey defeated US Senator James Mead of Buffalo to win […]

In The News

UNY in the News: Spectrum Coverage of Unite Post-Election Synopsis

Hochul Victory Missed Opportunity to engage independents on Reform Spectrum News picked up the Unite NY press release highlighting the missed opportunity to engage independents on reform in this election. Read more here.

UNY in the News: My Little Falls Covers UNY Post-Election Analysis

Hochul Victory Highlights Missed Opportunity to Connect with Independents Local publication MyLittleFalls.Com covered Unite NY’s post election release. Read more here.

UNY in the News – Election 2022 and Independents

Unite NY Executive Director joins Spectrum News to discuss the role of independent voters in NY’s 2022 Gubernatorial election, reforms, turnout and more! Watch the full spot here.