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Feature
2/8/2000
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Oaks organizers enjoy rare access to some of the most experienced professional public interest organizers and advocates in the country. Leaders -- like Ralph Nader and Harvey Rosenfield -- with decades of experience share their knowledge and skills while working side by side with Oaks from all walks of life and levels of experience. While...
Feature
2/8/2000
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Initiative Reform The initiative process is used more often in the service of Big Money than as a tool for citizens left underrepresented or sold down the river by politicians indebted, themselves, to Big Money. The initiative process, a tool of democracy, must be updated to make it, once again, a mechanism to promote citizen power rather than...
News Release
12/17/1999
CONTACT Bill Gallagher 310-392-5304
All-volunteer signature drive to stop conflicts of interest that gouge taxpayers The Oaks Project, the organizing arm of the Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights, will begin collecting signatures this week to simultaneously qualify ballot initiatives in San Francisco, Santa Monica, Pasadena, Irvine, Vista and Claremont (click here for...