The Movement in New York:
MEDIA COVERAGE: APRIL 28th LOBBY DAY/PRESS EVENT IN ALBANY, NY
2/19/15: Brennan Center for Justice at NYU publishes new study showing how much power a few wealthy elite have accrued since Citizens United.
4/21/14: Times Union: VIEWPOINT: “New York needs to overturn Citizens United,” by Victor Tiffany.
4/24/14: Times Union: letter to the editor following up on Victor’s commentary: “McCutcheon ruling hurts voters” by Lois Griffin, Albany President, League of Women Voters of Albany County.
4/24/14: Metroland: “United Against Citizens United/Move to Amend Fights for campaign finance reform.” Interview with Bill Goergen and Tony Cresswell written by Era Bushati.
4/24/14: Award-winning broadcast journalist Susan Arbetter interview with Michael Messina-Yauchzy and Tony Cresswell on WCNY’s “The Capital Press Room.”
4/27/14: Times Union: mention of event under “The Week Ahead.”
4/27/14: Gotham Gazette: mention of event under “The Week Ahead in NY Politics.”
4/28/14: News Channel 13: WNYT. “Groups urge amendment to push big money out of politics” – 5:00 pm.
4/28/14: TimeWarner Cable: Nick Reisman 8-minute interview with Calvin Sloan: “Advocates Continue the Push to Get Money out of Politics.”
4/28/14: Phone interview with Michael Messina-Yauchzy, aired 4/29 on WAER/Syracuse.
6/22/12: Several Sullivan residents want constitutional amendment undoing Citizens United decision, Sullivan County, New York.
3/27/12: Assembly resolution asks to overturn Citizens United New York.
1/05/12: The Big Apple Lashes Out over Citizens United Decision New York, New York.
1/04/12: New York City Council Votes Against Corporate Personhood, Citizens United New York, New York.
The Larger Movement:
- 7/11/13: States Push Post-Citizens United Reforms As Washington Stands Still Huffington Post.
- 7/05/13: America’s Most Dynamic (Yet Under-Covered) Movement: Overturning ‘Citizens United’ The Nation.
- 7/04/13: Oregon Adopts Resolution Calling For Congressional Amendment To Overturn Citizens United Huffington Post.
- 5/13: IL calls on Congress to overturn Citizens United ruling Legal Newsline: Model resolution for NY can be found in Senate Joint Resolution oo27