New York State

New York State

Governor Cuomo 2019 Justice Agenda

In a speech today (12/17/2018), Governor Cuomo unveiled a 20 point agenda for the first 100 days of the upcoming legislative session. Read the 20 points here. 

2019 NYS Legislative Calendar

The NYS Legislature released its session calendar today (12/12/2018). See it here.

League’s Education Foundation 2017-18 Annual Report

The accomplishments of the League’s Education Foundation last year are documented and photographed in the new Annual Report. See it here.

Make every day Thanksgiving. VOTE with your consumer dollars to prevent food waste.

Beth Radow, chair of the NYS League’s committee on energy, agriculture and the environment has prepared a BE EARTHWISE guide for you to VOTE with your consumer dollars and daily practices to toss less food & feed more people while saving money and our natural resources. Also, watch Beth Radow’s interview with League member Ina Aronow on the environment and making a difference against climate change--with a focus on food. 

League Joins Lawsuit Challenging 25 Day Voter Registration Deadline

  • The League of Women Voters of NYS joined The New York Civil Liberties Union, American Civil Liberties Union, and the law firm Latham & Watkins LLP  to file a lawsuit today challenging New York’s 25-day voter registration cutoff for arbitrarily disenfranchising tens of thousands of eligible voters. See the press release and the complaint. 

Teaching High School Students How to Engage in Politics

League Communication