NEWS BEHIND THE CONSTITUTION
The Wall Street Journal
Monday, January 7, 2013
 ALBANY, N.Y. — An innovative proposal expected in the New York Legislature would take some revenue from casino promoters and opponents who spend millions in campaign contributions and create a fund designed to reduce the influence of money in...
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lohud.com
Jessica Bakeman
Monday, January 7, 2013
 A state Senator and reform advocate Monday proposed generating revenue for campaign finance reform by charging licensing fees to casinos in New York, should they be allowed to operate in the state. 
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San Francisco Chronicle
Michael Gormley
Monday, January 7, 2013
 ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An innovative proposal expected in the New York Legislature would take some revenue from casino promoters and opponents who spend millions in campaign contributions and create a fund designed to reduce the influence of...
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Capital Tonight
Maureen McManus
Thursday, November 29, 2012
 Thursday advocates for constitutional reform met in Albany to discuss the two amendments that will be before the legislature come January, and other way’s the state’s constitution could be updated. New Roosevelt Initiative founder Bill...
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Crain's New York
Chris Bragg
Monday, October 22, 2012
 This morning, The New York Times reported that affluent advocates of campaign finance reform planned to pour at least $600,000 into two key competitive state Senate races. Besides raising the profile of the issue in the 2012...
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OPINION EDITORIALS ON THE CONSTITUTION
Newsday
Bob Keeler
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
In any conversation about the need to fix New York, the phrase "constitutional amendment" quickly emerges.Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo wants to legalize casino gambling. Sorry, that would take a constitutional amendment.
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