Jessica Levinson | KCET
Post date: 2012-11-30T04:25:00-08:00
This month Californians experienced a full round of elections under our new open primary, top-two election system and our new legislative lines, drawn for the first time in the state's history by an independent redistricting commission.
Post date: 2012-11-19T03:19:00-08:00
The wrinkle is that special interests groups largely, if not exclusively, fund many of these trips.
Post date: 2012-11-12T03:07:39-08:00
Californians have now lived through a full election cycle with two big election reforms.
Post date: 2012-11-05T03:10:00-08:00
All of the campaigning comes down to us. We are, the "deciders." Our representative form of government depends on the ability and willingness of its representatives to exercise their right to vote.
Post date: 2012-10-29T04:00:00-07:00
So much for transparency. A donation of $11 million has been given by an Arizona non-profit corporation to two California ballot measure committees -- and that's about as much as we know at this point.
Post date: 2012-10-23T07:34:00-07:00
One thing is already clear: The amount of money being given and spent to urge members of the electorate to vote "yes" or "no" on these measures is significant.