The state legislature never intended to create this loophole, which has allowed millions of secret dollars to enter New York elections. We intend to pursue all our options for correcting the Board of Elections error.
After the governor and legislature failed to pass the most needed ethics reforms this spring, the Board of Elections must close a corporate loophole that allows wealthy donors to bypass campaign limits and donate millions in state elections.
This was the best chance in a generation to deal with Albany’s corrupt culture. Governor Cuomo's decision to shut down the Moreland Commission is especially disappointing. All New Yorkers will live with the consequences of this failure.