Make Your Donation to Vote–Cope Now

Please make a contribution to Vote Cope when you receive your Contribution Card in the mail. VOTECOPE is NYSUT’s non-partisan action fund that coordinates the voluntary contributions of members and supports NYSUT-endorsed candidates and campaign committees that are pro-public-education and pro-labor.

VOTECOPE works for all of us, and it is vital that we support its efforts. Contribution may be made by mail, online or by returning the pension deduction form you received in the mail.

It is VITAL that all members vote Tuesday

Vote for your local representatives.

IMPORTANT — For New Yorkers, TURN THE BALLOT OVER and vote NO on Proposition 1 – the proposition to hold a New York State Constitutional Convention.

Vote as you see fit on Proposition 2gives judges the power to remove pensions from government officials convicted of crimes and Proposition 3 — gives counties the power to exchange protected forest acres for municipal use.  

Election Day 2017 is too important to miss …

2017 is an off-year election, but in New York State it is vitally important that we all vote NO on November 7 and  DEFEAT THE PROPOSAL TO HOLD A CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION. If for any reason you will not be able to vote in person, apply for an absentee ballot NOW.

Applications for Absentee Ballots must be received by your local county Board of Elections by October 31. Applications are available online from the New York State Board of Elections website, from the public library or by calling your county Board of Elections. The number for the Suffolk Board of Elections is (631) 852-4515. Applications may be returned in person or by mail.

Do Not Delay: Act Now to secure your ballot and vote, if for any reason you will not be able to vote at your regular designated polling place on Election Day November 7th. This election is
too important to miss.