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As your watchdog in New York, NYPIRG works to strengthen democracy, fight for the rights of consumers and voters, and protect the environment and public health.
Banning food won't fix the subway. You know what will? Fixing the subway  (AM New York, July 19, 2017)
Cuomo denies Trump's voter fraud commission request for information  (The Legislative Gazette, July 19, 2017)
Calls for ethics reform go unanswered after ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver's conviction tossed  (Daily News, July 15, 2017)
Help Fix Transit, Mr. de Blasio, and Be a Hero  (The New York Times, July 13, 2017)
Did corruption convictions for Silver and Skelos change nothing in Albany?  (Spectrum News, July 13, 2017)
NYPIRG's Horner Reacts To Overturning Of Silver Conviction  (WAMC, July 13, 2017)
Five Ways the MTA Can Gain the Confidence of Transit Riders  (Streetsblog NYC, July 12 2017)
Mobility = Equality  (Manhattan Times News, July 12, 2017)
Redistricting panel with diminished role lives on with $1.5 million budget  (Albany Times Union, July 9, 2017)
Transit advocates serve notice to political candidates  (Brooklyn Daily Eagle, July 7, 2017)
'Dysfunctional' still fits New York Legislature to a T  (Lockport Union-Sun & Journal, July 6, 2017)
Here's What NYC Politicians Can Do to Help Fix the Subways  (Village Voice, July 6, 2017)
Public Records Suggest Some MTA Officials Barely Ride The Subway  (Gothamist, July 6, 2017)
Ahead of election, advocates unveil candidate agenda for tackling city's transit issues  (Metro, July 6, 2017)
Lawmakers just walked away from ethics issue  (Niagara Gazette, July 2, 2017)
Rally calls for Cuomo to "keep his promises" on natural gas  (Ithaca Times, June 29, 2017)
Fed Up Subway Riders Rally Outside Cuomo's NYC Office to Demand Changes  (NBC Channel 4, June 29, 2017)
MTA will work on overhauling subways during 'summer of hell'  (SI Live, June 29, 2017)
Governor Cuomo the Last Person in NYC to Acknowledge 'State of Emergency' in the Subways  (Village Voice, June 29, 2017)
Governor Declares 'State of Emergency' for the MTA  (WNYC, June 29, 2017)
News Archive
Save the Date: Join Us on November 15, 2017 to Celebrate Four Decades of the Straphangers Campaign
Albany Money Machine 2017
NYPIRG Statement on Gov's NYS Health Insurance Pledge
Release: Interactive Website with Local Water Data Goes Live
Statement on NYS Regulations to Curtail Discriminatory Auto Insurance Rates
NYPIRG and other good government groups call for the NYS Senate to end the practice of diverting stipends for committee chairs to other committee members
Former SEC Commissioner on NY AG's Exxon Investigation
50+ NY Lawyers Support AG Schneiderman's ExxonMobil Investigation
100+ Scientists Release Letter Urging AG to Pursue His ExxonMobil Investigation
New Analysis: State Documents Reveal ExxonMobil Pollution in New York State
Release: 350+ groups gather in support of AG's Big Oil investigation
Emphasizing the Massive Cost of Cuomo's Nuke Bailout to Energy Consumers, Albany Advocates Urge State Legislature to Block His Plan & Take His Own Advice on Indian Point: Close Upstate Nuke Plants Too
NYPIRG Reactions to State of the State Addresses
NYPIRG Statement Regarding the Reported Agreement to Close the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant
Trouble In Toyland: 2016 Survey Finds Recalled Toys in Online Stores
New study: closing upstate's aging nuclear power plants can reduce NY's greenhouse gases & save ratepayers money. 'Green' power can dramatically increase safety & job creation.
Analysis: Despite Increase in Voter Registration, Turnout Fell Throughout New York State, Dips Uneven Throughout New York City (source: nypirgstudents.org)
Attend The Only Way Is Up: A Citywide Discussion to Boost Voter Turnout in New York on Friday, November 18th in Manhattan.
Analysis: More New Yorkers Are Registering to Vote; Will Voter Turn-out Remain Low? (source: nypirgstudents.org)
Blair Horner discusses Albany politics and the importance of voting on "It's Your System"
Reports & Features Archive