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Upstate United suggests using federal funds to provide unemployment insurance relief to businesses (access required)

Upstate United, a nonpartisan pro-taxpayer organization, has published a fact sheet detailing what it says is a potential $9 billion tax increase for employers statewide. Troubling Trends — New York’s $9 Billion Unemployment Insurance Crisis makes the case for the ...

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Unshackle Upstate releases 2021 advocacy agenda (access required)

Unshackle Upstate, a pro-taxpayer education and advocacy organization, has released its 2021 Advocacy Agenda. The group again takes issue with taxes, prevailing wage mandates and the Scaffold Law, but this year also addresses the pandemic. “Given the state of New ...

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Unshackle Upstate taps Rochesterian as new leader (access required)

Unshackle Upstate, a non-partisan pro-taxpayer advocacy coalition representing Upstate New York, has tapped a Monroe County legislator and former small-business owner as its new executive director. Justin Wilcox will lead the organization’s ongoing advocacy efforts, strengthen partnerships with allied organizations ...

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