Daniel Newman of Maplight wins public access to voting records

Written by admin on June 16th, 2009

In a major victory for open records, Maplight and the California First Amendment Coalition successfully settled with the State of California in their efforts to require California to post voting records online in a machine readable format.  See the news here:

http://maplight.org/pr_lawsuit

Daniel Newman gives insightful information on voting and campaign contributions in “The Best Government Money Can Buy?“, a documentary on the connections between campaign financing and lobbying organizations.

 

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