Tuesday, June 18, 2013

June 18, 2013 Daily Sites / Stories News

Contacts

  • POPVOX - tell your US representatives what you think, then share it (US)
    • Taproots - social enterprise pro bono work
    • Bribespot - report bribes anonymously with a cell phone app (World)

    Tools


    Voting

    • US Vote - complete voter service
    • Election Protection - get help for your voter registration, voting questions and problems (US)

    Calendars


    Stories

    • Congress.org - daily political happenings in Washington, DC
    • Occupy - Occupy movement news

    Ethics

    • CommonBlog - Common Cause - government and political reform
    • CitizenVox - Public Citizen - consumer news and corporate reform
    • PolicyShop - Demos - a public policy organization working for an America where we all have an equal say in our democracy and an equal chance in our economy
    • U.S. PIRG - a consumer group that stands up to powerful interests whenever they threaten our health and safety, our financial security, or our right to fully participate in our democratic society
    • 350.org -  environmental / climate movement
    • EDF Voices - Environmental Defense Fund - preserving the natural systems on which all life depends
    • Arguments - Democracy: A Journal of Ideas - articles by politicians and news journalists

    Finance

    • The Tabulation - The Concord Coalition - advocating generationally responsible fiscal policy
    • POGO Blog - Project on Government Oversight - champions good government reforms
    • Taxpayers for Common Sense - ensures that the federal government spends taxpayer dollars responsibly and operates within its means

    Campaign Finance

    Elections

    Openness

    • The FAS Blog - Federation of American Scientists (Secrecy News) - a think tank for the responsible use of technology and secrecy
    • Deeplinks - Electronic Frontier Foundation - defending your rights in a digital world