The Unshackle Upstate business coalition today unveiled a multifaceted web-based communications platform designed to give a louder voice to New Yorkers who have grown increasingly frustrated with the dysfunction of state government and its abysmal tax-and-spend culture.

The webinar and news conference, provided information on the issues, as well as an interactive demonstrated of the site’s functionality. Created to provide taxpayers and employers with immediate and timely information on important legislative and policy issues, the site also empowers New Yorker’s to make informed choices in next year’s statewide elections.

For more information, and to visit the new home base platform for Unshackle Upstate, visit: (, which also is accessible from