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NYS Bar Association Committee

December 7, 2015
"Boot Camp for Reporters"

April 8, 2016
"How to Fix New York's Constitution"


"Support for constitutional convention dips to new low in Siena poll"
Politico  (Bill Mahoney)

October 19, 2017
"NYS Exposed: Should New York hold a constitutional convention?"
WHEC-News 10 

October 26, 2017
"Fear vs Hope: Battlelines Drawn Over a Constitutional Convention"
New York Times (Jesse McKinley)

October 31, 2017
"Law professor advocates for a constitutional convention"
University of Buffalo  (Charles Anzalone)


September 29, 2017 -- updated October 23, 2017
"Constitutional Convention can put the people in charge: Editorial"
Gannett Journal News-Lohud

October 31, 2017
"Constitutional Convention: Thanks, but No Thanks"
NYT (editorial)

November 5, 2017
"Fix NY government or live to regret it: one legislator's case for a constitutional convention"

November 7, 2017
"NY voters shoot down constitutional convention proposal"
NY Post (Campanile, Conley)

November 8, 2017
"New York Voters Reject a Constitutional Convention"
NYT (Jesse McKinley)

November 8, 2017
"Constitution convention rejected soundly"
Albany Times Union (Matt Hamilton)

"Constitutional convention: landslide defeat shows labor union strength"

November 8, 2017
"Want Reform? Prove it by puttingCon-Con's muscle into Albany change"
Daily News (editorial)

"Constitutional convention supporters try a different tack until 2017"
Albany Times Union (Matt Hamilton)

November 10, 2017
"Path to change steeper after NY constitutional convention defeat"
Syracuse.com (editorial)

If you truly want Albany to change, you'll have to elect people willing to change it - or run for office yourself. Change candidates won the White House in Washington and City Hall in Syracuse. Albany is ripe for similar disruption.


Max & Murphy podcast -- analyzing the 2017 election

November 9, 2017
"Otis Won't Seek Senate Seat"
State of Politics  (Nick Reisman)


"How Robert Mercer impacts local battles in New York"
Gannett  (Jon Campbell)


November 5, 2017 
"Dissecting Mayor De Blasio's Record As He Seeks Re-Election"




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