Bill Samuels Advocating For the 2017 Constitutional Convention Vote

Effective NY’s Bill Samuels is spearheading an effort to have state voters approve a mandatory 2017 referendum to hold a constitutional convention.  In a press release, Samuels said “On Election Day, New Yorkers will have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to bring our state government into the 21st Century and become a model for the rest of the nation to follow,” said Samuels. “Over the next year I will be doing everything I can to stimulate a robust and substantive discussion about the referendum, identify a legion of citizen legislators from around the state who could serve as delegates to the People’s Convention, and embolden our leading thinkers to brainstorm cutting-edge amendments our state should adopt for the good of all New Yorkers.”

A new website has been created for the effort at http://nypeoplesconvention.org/

 

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