Category: Issue Teams

Panetta leads first year in Report Card scores; Harris lags surprisingly behind.

The Members of Congress (MoC) Watchdogs issue group developed a special report card to review the performance of our federal MoCs, summarizing one year of our quarterly report cards. We evaluated the performance of our federal MoCs against the expectations of National Indivisible from Quarter 3 2017 through Quarter 3 2018.  Representative Panetta performed the best, followed by…

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Members of Congress (MoC) Report Card | A full year: Q3 2017 – Q3 2018

Brought to you by the Members of Congress MoC Watchdogs, a Santa Cruz Indivisible Issue Team. This newsletter covers the year from Q3 2017 thru Q3 2018 The Members of Congress (MoC) Watchdogs issue team developed this newsletter to help you track your MoCs. Various sources, including VoteSpotter, Countable, GovTrack, VoteSmart, and FiveThirtyEight, were used…

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“TrumpNation”: a Rallying Cry for Action and Unity

Inspiration for “TrumpNation”  by Per Haaland As a young man in Norway in the 1970’s I developed an interest in politics and political activism, first as a writer and publisher of left-wing countercultural magazines, later participating in the “squatting” movement, where activists occupied vacant buildings to bring attention to housing shortages and affordability. I started…

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Be a part of the Election Process in Santa Cruz

From the office of Gail Pellerin- Santa Cruz County Clerk: You are invited to come and observe our elections processes and procedures. Attached is a detailed letter outlining our activities to conduct and audit the November 6, 2018 General Election. Feel free to drop by anytime to observe our operations or you can call and…

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