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Op-Ed
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With 17 propositions on California’s general election ballot this year, voters are faced with many decisions, and some can be confusing. There is one ballot measure, however, that’s an easy “yes” vote. Proposition 54 will increase transparency in government, help ensure more thoughtful policy and allow all Californians to review, debate and contribute to the laws we live under.

Public Statement
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Advice and insight voters can trust to make confident decisions on Election Day.

Public Statement
September 29, 2016

Gov. Brown Signs Legislation to Modernize California’s Online Campaign Database

SB 1349 overhauls Cal-Access to make campaign and lobbying disclosures quick and easy to find online

SACRAMENTO – Gov. Jerry Brown today signed legislation by Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, to modernize California’s online database of campaign and lobbying information.

Announcement
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Our phones are ringing off the hook with questions about voting materials! Get everything in one place using our online voter guide, Voter's Edge California.

Op-Ed
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There are times when an issue is so important, people from all points of view come together to demand change. This is one of those times. Proposition 54 will bring transparency to our state Capitol by putting voters first and reducing the influence of the special interests.

Public Statement
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Online Guide Provides Unbiased Information That's Easy to Understand for 2016 Election

Announcement
Voter's Edge California mobile view

Help voters get the info they need from Voter's Edge California to vote with confidence on Election Day!

Public Statement
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As voter suppression laws are struck down throughout the country, California clarifies who can vote with a criminal conviction in the state.

Press Mention
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As we take a closer look at the 17 voter initiatives on the ballot this November, one of the less prominent measures with a lot of money at stake is Proposition 51. Though it will likely get overshadowed by flashier topics like marijuana and the death penalty, a yes vote would allow the state to issue $9 billion in bonds for school construction projects.

Announcement
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Get ready to vote on the November 8 ballot measures! You can download our Pros & Cons PDF or read about the November ballot measures online.

 

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