Is Steve Peace Leading California to Disaster . . . Again?
Election Reform / InitiatIive Reform / Online Privacy

Is Steve Peace Leading California to Disaster . . . Again?

  Is Steve Peace Leading California to Disaster . . . Again? August 7, 2013 HP Link   Throughout my nearly twenty years in California, I have heard natives frequently lament the loss of the Golden State that was — a state with the nation’s premier public educational system and infrastructure. To them, California’s passage … Continue reading

Mitt Romney: The “Us the People” Candidate (HuffPost)
2012 Election / Congressional Republicans / Election Reform / Mitt Romney / Republican Obstructionism / Republican Party

Mitt Romney: The “Us the People” Candidate (HuffPost)

July 17, 2012 http://www.huffingtonpost.com/bennet-kelley/mitt-romney-the-us-the-pe_b_1675699.html Mitt Romney: The “Us the People” Candidate Our national charter begins with three important words — “We the People.” These words were on my mind on Independence Day as I toured Berlin, a city where the echoes of history surround you. It is a history of America at its best, in … Continue reading

California / InitiatIive Reform

Special Election Sheds Light on Flawed Initiative Process

While the special election voters were clearly unhappy with Governor Schwarzenegger, there was another election day actor with approval ratings even lower than the Governor’s – the initiative process itself. The Governor can redeem both himself and the initiative process by making initiative reform the first measure submitted for the 2006 ballot. Continue reading