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New York Action Prompt

New York Action Prompt

The grassroots are the key to victory -- high numbers ensure success. So are you ready to talk to your friends about the Convention of States Project?

Join our team as a District Captain!

Our goal is to find one District Captain in every New Mexico state house district. The District Captain's mission is simple: find 100 people in your district willing to contact their state legislators in support of Convention of States legislation next session.

It doesn't take a huge time commitment to make a difference. Five constituent phone calls is often enough to move an issue to the top of a state legislator's priority list. In person meetings are even more effective.

Get involved today by reaching out to your state legislators. Don't know what to say?

Download talking points here.

If you'd like a Convention of States leader to attend a meeting with you and your legislator, contact your state’s legislative liaison.

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New York Action

Your voice is important. Make it heard by sharing Convention of States with your friends and contacts. Don't miss the chance to tell future generations that you stood strong for liberty!

New York Team

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    Diane Atkins

    Grassroots Coordinator

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    Anthony Cafiero

    Grassroots Coordinator

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    Fred Cortese

    State Videographer

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    Greg Faughnan

    Grassroots Coordinator

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    Patrick Godfrey

    Co-State Director

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    George Hebert

    Legislative Liaison

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    diane holzapfel

    Grassroots Coordinator

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    lawrence holzapfel

    Legislative Liaison

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    Anthony Horzempa

    State Information Analyst

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    James Ledsome

    Legislative Liaison

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    Bruce Alan Martin

    District Captain

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    Raymond McNamara, Sr.

    Coalitions Director

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    Roger Pelham

    Media Liaison

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    Mark Reuter

    State Information Analyst (SIA)

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    Brett Templar

    District Captain

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    cliff wilkin

    Statewide Grassroots Coordinator

New York Blog

New York Team Gets Creative: Hundreds attend barn event!!

NY team gets creative: Hundreds attend barn event

We've said it before, and we'll say it again: our volunteers are the best in the nation.

The Convention of States Project team in New York recently held an event at a camp outside Binghamton, NY. Despite the out-of-the-way location, hundreds of interested citizens showed up to learn more about the Convention of States movement and what they could do to help.

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It all started when New York District Captain Lorraine Taylor contacted Charlie Kark, a local political leader and the owner of the camp. She spoke with him about the Article V movement and explained how a Convention of States could stop the abuses of the federal government. She was so convincing that Charlie invited her to hold an event and presentation at his camp.

They worked over the next several months to get things ready, purchasing a projector, building a screen, and spreading the word. It soon became apparent that the camp's barn would be the only building large enough to hold all the interested New Yorkers.

The event took place on September 20 at 6:30pm. It began with a dinner, followed by a Convention of States presentation from Lorraine. Afterwards, other members of the NY Convention of States team mingled with the crowd to answer questions and sign up volunteers.

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All-in-all, 225 people showed up to hear Lorraine's presentation, and the New York team secured numerous additional volunteers.

The New York barn event is a great example of how our volunteers are spreading the word all across the country. One simple phone conversation sparked this fantastic event, and we're so grateful to Lorraine and all the other members of the NY team that worked so hard to make it happen.

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If you want to have a similar impact, click the blue button below to become an official member of your state team!


New York Introduces Convention of States Resolution

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We've done it! The Convention of States Project's application was officially filed in the New York Legislature!  Senator Michael Nozzolio (Senate District 54) recently filed the application, seeking an amendment-proposing convention of the states to restore our Republic. Its official resolution number is J3572. In conformity with the resolutions filed in 38 states in 2015 and already passed in 5 states, J3572 sets the agenda of the meeting to consider amendments that "impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government, and limit the terms of office for its officials and for members of Congress."

The process has officially begun, and we will be keeping you updated at every step along the way. Please take a moment right now to contact your state legislators and ask them to support Senator Nozzolio's Resolution J3572.

Please contact Senator Nozzolio and co-sponsors Sen. Joseph Griffo, Sen. Kemp Hannon, and Sen. Sue Serino and thank them for standing for liberty in New York!  Contact information

J3572 has been assigned to the Finance Committee.  Please contact the committee members and ask them to please pass J3572!

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