New Ads to Press Albany on Campaign Financing

ALBANY — In an effort to build public support for reining in the flood of money in politics, advocates of overhauling New York State’s political fund-raising laws will spend over $800,000 on a new advertising campaign to begin on Monday. The campaign marks the...

Editorial: Now, fix campaign finance

http://www.timesunion.com/opinion/article/Editorial-Now-fix-campaign-finance-4397456.php Times Union Editorial Board 4/29/13 THE ISSUE: With the budget done, nothing’s more critical for the Legislature to address than campaign finance reform. THE HOPE: Imagine a...

Campaign Finance Overhaul Blitz Planned

http://capitaltonightny.ynn.com/2013/03/campaign-finance-overhaul-blitz-planned/ Nick Reisman Capital Tonight/YNN 3/29/13   Filling the void of the post-budget session will be a sustained effort to overhaul the state’s campaign finance laws. Fair Elections for...