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Political Affiliations Mean Something—Even In Judicial Elections

Political Affiliations Mean Something—Even In Judicial Elections

By Jason J. McGuire Our electoral system requires that candidates for public office—even judicial ones—align with one or more parties to appear on the ballot. For Jennifer Noto and Kevin Van Allen that means predominantly the Republican and Conservative Parties. For Margaret Linsner and Justin Hill it is predominantly the Democrat and Working Families Parties. […]

Shenanigans Exposed In Cuomo Plot to Kneecap Working Families Party

Shenanigans Exposed In Cuomo Plot to Kneecap Working Families Party

A longstanding prohibition against political party chairman serving on government policy-making commissions—common knowledge among New York party officials—was nullified by a one-sentence, last-minute language insertion deep inside the 2019-20 State Budget that greenlighted New York Democratic Chairman Jay Jacobs to serve as de facto chairman of a commission hellbent on kneecapping the rival Working Families […]

Commentary: To Threaten Fusion Voting Is To Threaten Democracy

Commentary: To Threaten Fusion Voting Is To Threaten Democracy

By Gerard Kassar, State Chairman, New York State Conservative Party With all eyes on Washington these days, the mice are at play in Albany. What they’re up to would make New York’s old Tammany Hall characters green with envy. A brazen and unlawful ploy to snuff out dissenting speech and political competition in New York […]

Local Representatives Respond To Deck Stacking At Commission Meeting

Local Representatives Respond To Deck Stacking At Commission Meeting

Earlier today (09/18/2019), Politico reporting revealed that State Democratic Party Chairman Jay Jacobs has been caught red-handed stacking the deck against fusion voting on the Public Finance Reform Commission on which he serves. Jason J. McGuire, Chairman of the Livingston County Conservative Party, issued this statement regarding the revelation, “Politicians sometimes wonder why people think […]

State Conservative Chair Gerard Kassar Reacts To Scandal In State Commission

State Conservative Chair Gerard Kassar Reacts To Scandal In State Commission

“Governor Cuomo needs to act immediately to restore the credibility of every commission in New York State. That begins by removing State Democratic Party Chairman Jay Jacobs as Chairman of the so-called ‘Commission on Public Financing’ who just got caught with his thumb all over the scale.” “It’s clear beyond all doubt now that this […]

State Conservative Party Files Suit To Protect Fusion Voting

State Conservative Party Files Suit To Protect Fusion Voting

The New York State Conservative Party filed a lawsuit on Monday in State Supreme Court to prevent the Commission on Public Finance from changing and/or abridging State Election Law as it pertains to fusion voting.  (Fusion voting is the process that allows two or more political parties to list the same candidate and the pooling […]

Conservative Party Supports Noto and Van Allen In Primary

Conservative Party Supports Noto and Van Allen In Primary

Dear Conservative Party Voter, I want to thank you for being a member of the Conservative Party of New York State. At a time when leftist legislators are running amok, it is more important than ever that our party serve as a persuasive voice of reason to all who will hear it. It is imperative […]

George Borrello Is The Clear Choice For State Senate

George Borrello Is The Clear Choice For State Senate

When Senator Cathy Young resigned her seat earlier this year, it left a vacancy in the 57th Senate District. This void has left the people of the 57th without representation in Albany. Thankfully, that lack of representation is coming to a close. There are two candidates seeking to fill the Senator’s shoes. The Conservative Party […]

Senator Gallivan Seeks To Stop The Green Light Bill

Senator Gallivan Seeks To Stop The Green Light Bill

Democrat-led legislation, moving through the Senate and Assembly, would permit illegal immigrants to apply for standard driver’s licenses using forms of foreign identification, leaving county clerks and employees at local Departments of Motor Vehicles unable to truly verify authenticity.  The New York Association of County Clerks opposes the legislation since they cannot vet documents from […]

Conservative Party Urges Opposition To The “(In)Equality Act”

Conservative Party Urges Opposition To The “(In)Equality Act”

Our laws should protect the constitutionally-guaranteed freedoms of every citizen, no matter who they are. Every person should be treated with dignity and respect. But a federal piece of legislation, known as the “Equality Act” (H.R. 5), would guarantee inequality and create countless victims. The “Equality Act” is not about civil rights, but civil tyranny. Here […]

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