In New York State we have the opportunity once every twenty years to vote to hold a State Constitutional Convention. In 2017 we will vote November 7th on Proposition 1, you will need to turn over your ballot in order to vote, yes or no. This is our opportunity to let the government know whether or not we are happy with the government. If we feel that there is corruption, vote yes and attempt to create change. Action must also be taken when bills are stalling in the State Senate, discrimination is rampant, or public schools lack funding.
The Constitutional Convention does not immediately commence after a yes vote in November.
The process requires three yes votes for a change to occur: