Open Data in New York

See our listing of New York’s open data portals.

Data and Documents


Where we go for news and analysis.

NYS Government Transparency Sites

Daily Political Blogs

Other NYS Political Blogs

TV and Radio

NYS Polling

New York State Think Tanks

The States and Public Policy

New York State Watchdog Groups

These groups have a wealth of policy reports and recommendations on their websites:

New York State Fiscal Watchdogs


Online news sources for government innovation and technology:

Local Transparency and Government Openness Organizations

National Transparency

Ethics and Good Government Sources

Open Data Policies


  • New York State Government by Robert B.Ward
  • Tales from the Sausage Factory: Making Laws in New York State by Daniel L. Feldman and Gerald Benjamin
  • The Man Who Saved New York: Hugh Carey and the Great Fiscal Crisis of 1975 by Seymour P. Lachman and Robert Polner
  • The Prophet of Love: And Other Tales of Power and Deceit by Elizabeth Kolbert