How to Find Out Who Really Runs Your City, Town or Village

Did you ever wonder, who really runs your city, town or village? If you want to know who is really in charge in your local city, town or village, find out the name of your local elected officials. Then find out who is funding their election campaigns. Then you’ll really be in the know.

If you live in New York, the state board of elections has a GEM of a web site that takes out the guesswork.


This works for city, towns, villages, counties, state legislature, Republicans and Democrats.