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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.
Groups Rally to Support Investigation of ExxonMobil  (Public News Service, February 23, 2017)
City Council looks at half-price Metrocard plan for low-income riders  (Brooklyn Daily Eagle, February 15, 2017)
Nuclear bailout costs downstate, offers no benefit  (The Journal News, February 15, 2017)
Study: Yonkers, big cities will pay millions for nuke bailout  (The Journal News, February 13, 2017)
Plan to bail out nuclear power plants will cost cities millions  (The Buffalo News, February 12, 2017)
Attorney General Unveils Sweeping Voting Reform Package  (Gotham Gazette, February 9, 2017)
MTA bus lanes that should be installed on NYC streets, per the Bus Turnaround Campaign  (AM New York, February 9, 2017)
A.G. Schneiderman Introduces Comprehensive Bill to Protect and Expand Voting Rights in NY  (LongIsland.com, February 9, 2017)
Select Bus Service Coming to 79th Street in April, MTA Says  (DNA Info, February 9, 2017)
Figuring Out When the Bus is Coming is Easier, but far From Easy, for Bronx Straphangers  (City Limits, February 7, 2017)
Reader's Letters: Drain the Oily Swamp  (Daily News, February 6, 2017)
The Second Avenue Subway is Here!  (The New Yorker, February 6, 2017)
Targeting pensions will get our vote  (Niagara Gazette, February 3, 2017)
On Your November Ballot: Stripping Pensions from Corrupt Politicians  (Gothan Gazette, February 1, 2017)
Early Ridership Count Indicates Second Avenue Subway Is Making Lexington Avenue Commutes Less Packed  (Gothamist, February 1, 2017)
NY voters to decide on pensions for crooked public officials  (WXXI, January 31, 2017)
MTA drops plan to hike subway, bus base fares  (Metro, January 26, 2017)
NYPIRG's Blair Horner on the Capitol Connection  (WAMC, January 26, 2017)
M.T.A. Chief's Departure Leaves Void at Top of Agency at a Critical Time  (The New York Times, January 24, 2017)
Rule Would Require Lawmakers Seek Advisory Opinion Before Receiving Outside Income  (Time Warner Cable News, January 24, 2017)
News Archive
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"
Watchdog Groups Call on Senate and Assembly Leaders to Hold Emergency Oversight Hearing On Allegations of Historic Bid-Rigging Scandals and Clean Contracting Reforms
NYPIRG Report: Still At Risk - Tobacco Marketing Around Brooklyn Schools
Still At Risk - Tobacco Marketing Around Brooklyn Schools (News Release)
NYPIRG's 2016 Legislative Review & Release of "Legislative Profiles"
Convention-Land: New Yorkers' Road Map To The Constitutional Convention
Turnaround: Fixing New York City's Buses (Report)
Turnaround: Fixing New York City's Buses (News Release)
NYPIRG Statement on US Senate Vote on GMO Bill
Gov't Reform Groups Call for Corruption-Busting Reform Package Now
Albany Money Machine 2016 (PDF)
Reports & Features Archive