Voting Changes Coming to the Boroughs!
New York voters will see a big change in the next election cycle with the implementation of ranked-choice voting. Queens residents can learn all about what comes next at our upcoming free webinar, presented by Charter/Spectrum NY on January 28th from 2pm-3:15pm. Click here for to register now.
NYSAR Urges NYS to Apply for federal Rental Assistance Funding
The recently signed federal COVID-19 stimulus bill allows states to request significant funding for rental assistance with a deadline of January 12. NYSAR has been in contact with the governor’s office to ensure New York receives necessary funding to provide relief to tenants and property owners.
U.S. Senator Schumer Likely to Become Next Majority Leader
Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) will likely be the next Senate Majority Leader if Democrat Jon Ossoff maintains his lead over Republican incumbent Sen. David Perdue in the Georgia Senate run-off. Democrat Raphael Warnock has already been declared the winner over Sen. Kelly Loeffler in the other Georgia run-off. Democrats would hold a 50-50 member tie with Vice President Kamala Harris as the tie-breaking vote. Learn more.