Congressman Paul Tonko pushing to end political corruption

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (NEWS10) –Rallies will be hosted in the Capital Region today for a nationwide push to end so-called pay-to-play government contracts.

Congressman Paul Tonko will speak at a rally in west Capitol Park, activists will also gather in Saratoga Springs on Thursday.

The rallies are calling on President Obama to use his executive powers to require federal contractors to disclose political campaign contributions, in an effort to end political corruption.

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