Purpose

Join Senator Krueger and our distinguished panel as we discuss the importance of our broken campaign finance system, the effort to reform it that's underway, and the practical effects this issue has on the lives of everyday New Yorkers and our community as a whole.

Speakers Will Include:

Moderator: Senator Liz Krueger
28th Senate District | Manhattan
Ranking Democratic Member, Senate Finance Committee

Jaron Benjamin
Executive Director, Met Council on Housing
Campaign Coordinator, Real Rent Reform

Liz Kennedy, Esq.
Counsel
Demos: Ideas and Action

J. Adam Skaggs, Esq.
Senior Counsel
The Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law 

Closing Remarks: Jesse Laymon
Citizen Action of New York 

 

Co-Sponsored With:

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer; Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney; State Senator Brad Hoylman; Assemblymembers Richard Gottfried, Brian Kavanagh, and Dan Quart; Councilmembers Dan Garodnick, Jessica Lappin, and Rosie Mendez.