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Vote Your Dreams!

PEF joined a coalition of labor, faith, community and civic-reform groups on the steps of the state Capitol Thursday, August 28, in a “Moral March to the Polls,” that commemorated the great civil rights march in Washington on August 28, 1963, when the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his historic, “I Have a Dream” speech. PEF President Susan M. Kent called... Read more

We can make a difference at the polls this year!

We can make a difference at the polls this year! In a nearly unanimous vote, the PEF Executive Board endorsed the Zephyr Teachout/Tim Wu ticket for NYS Governor and Lt. Governor. The Board also made other endorsements in the NYS Assembly, Senate and Congressional races, as well as endorsing Thomas P. DiNapoli for New York State Comptroller and Eric T.... Read more

PEF Joins Rally For Justice

Union activists, clergy and community members will rally at noon on Thursday 8/28 at the west steps of the capital in Albany to demand moral leadership, and oppose inequality. Join PEF in support of this national movement for government that promotes the well being of every citizen and protects and serves the most vulnerable rather than the interests of the wealthy. Stand with... Read more

Zephyr Wins Court Battle on Residency

In a unanimous decision, a New York State appeals court paved the way for PEF-endorsed candidate for Governor, Zephyr Teachout, to remain on the ballot against Governor Cuomo in the Democratic primary on September 9th. The ruling today was the second time in 10 days that Teachout survived an attempt by Governor Cuomo's campaign to disqualify her from the primary ballot. Outside the... Read more