Monday, June 16, 2008
Keep Campaign Finance Reform and Public Financing on the Summer Agenda
Check out this op-ed in the Times Union by my colleagues Andrew Stengel and Laura MacCleery. They argue that Governor Paterson's recent campaign finance reform proposal, a big improvement over last year's defunct deal, is a "mighty big first stride" on the road to public financing. They urge lawmakers to use the summer for a robust conversation within the Legislature and with the public.