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NYPIRG: 'Warwick is helping lead the way' (The Warwick Advertiser, May 24, 2018)
Subway improvement master plan focuses on quickly updating signal system, sources say (AM New York, May 23, 2018)
School budget voter turnout continues fall (The Daily Gazette, May 23, 2018)
The plan to fix the subways already faces an uncertain future because of a political feud (NY1, May 23, 2018)
Cuomo campaign hosts costly fundraiser in Saratoga (Spectrum News, May 22, 2018)
State watchdog group expands online water-purity database (Times Herald-Record, May 20, 2018)
Resisting Trump, Gillibrand pushes legislation to protect students from predatory loan practices (Black Star News, May 20, 2018)
Former Manhattan U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara hasn't been registered to vote since 2006 (Daily News, May 17, 2018)
Cynthia Nixon Promises an Anti-Corruption Panel (The New York Times, May 15, 2018)
CUNY Was Close to Stiffing Its Students—Until They Organized (The Nation, May 15, 2018)
You don't have to be that qualified to be attorney general (City & State New York, May 14, 2018)
What's in my water? NYPIRG has the answer (The Legislative Gazette, May 11, 2018)
Silver found guilty in corruption retrial (WNYT, May 11, 2018)
Senate proposes ethics reform aimed at Cuomo (Spectrum News, May 11, 2018)
GOP women: Schneiderman should donate $8.5M campaign funds (Newsday, May 9, 2018)
Lawmakers look to end clauses preventing civil suits against ride-hailing companies (Spectrum News, May 9, 2018)
History provides no clear precedent for replacing Schneiderman (Albany Times Union, May 8, 2018)
Newly Reunited Democrats in the Senate Push for Extended Voting in New York (WAER, May 3, 2018)
Senate Democrats unite behind several bills (News 10 ABC, May 2, 2018)
Blair Horner: Will NY Become More Energy Efficient? (WAMC, May 1, 2018)
NYPIRG Friends Event in Albany — May 23, 2018 — RSVP today!
NYPIRG Updates Interactive Drinking Water Website, ID's NY Airports as PFOS Hotbeds
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Ban Plastic Bags
NYPIRG Responds to Governor Cuomo’s Energy Efficiency Announcement
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Reduce Food Waste
10 Steps to Green NY: Over 100 Groups Call on Gov to Lead Nation on Energy Efficiency
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Stop All Fossil Fuel Infrastructure Expansion
New York's leading civic organizations call for action to respond to the state's corruption crises.
Roadmap to Reform
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Say No To Nukes
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Speed Up Wind Power Development
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Fully Implement Diesel Emissions Reduction Act
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Pick Up the Solar Slack
NYPIRG Counts Down 10 Steps to Green NY: Ban Fossil Fuel Cars
NYPIRG Policy Close Up: 100% Electric Cars
NYPIRG and 185 groups across New York urge plastic bag ban
NYPIRG and other leading civic organizations respond to the important ethics issues raised during the Joseph Percoco trial, which went to the jury today.
Policy Paper: NYPIRG Examines New York State's Tobacco Control Program
NYPIRG Reviews Doctor Population In NYS
News Release: NYPIRG urges Governor Cuomo to include plastic bag law in 30 day budget amendments