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OUR GOVERNMENT DID WHAT?
FIND INFORMATION ON POLITICS, GOVERNMENT, LEGISLATION AND MORE
LEGISLATION INFORMATION & TRACKING RESOURCES
LegiScan is the place you can go to find out what bills have been introduced and you can track every step of the process until it's signed into law. You can focus on a single state, track any of the bills across fifty states or you can look into creating your own custom application, as some of our members have done. LegiScan provides services that bring all legislative information together into a single uniform interface. With over a decade of serving clients from public agencies, non-profit associations, and national corporations; they have developed the tools and technology to save time and enhance analysis and communication for the public.
DIGITAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF POLITICS AND ELECTIONS
Ballotpedia is the digital encyclopedia of American politics and elections. Their goal is to inform people about politics by providing accurate and objective information about politics at all levels of government. They are firmly committed to neutrality in their content and you can trust their information to help you make good decisions about who and what you support. Be sure to check out the voting record of your elected officials.
E-QUAL – ARIZONA SECRETARY OF STATE
Interested in getting involved in the political process? With E-Qual, it’s never been easier. It’s simple to use, secure, and convenient. With E-Qual, you can show your support for a candidate from the comfort of your home or anywhere internet access is available. In Arizona, candidates are required to obtain a minimum number of petition signatures to appear on the ballot. Voters interested in assisting Statewide and Legislative candidates can now sign a petition electronically. Clean Elections candidates are required to obtain $5 qualifying contributions from registered voters to qualify for public funding. Voters may now contribute a $5 qualifying contribution with E-Qual.
GUIDE TO OUR FEDERAL GOVERNMENT
LEARN ABOUT ALL THREE BRANCHES OF GOVERNMENT AT THE PACE LAW LIBRARY
Take a look at the size and scope of your federal government. Pace Law gives you a comprehensive look at all three branches of government and the federal agencies. No man may be an island, but there are federal agencies that are. They’re called independent agencies, created by Congress that are accountable to no one. Now you can learn about them and so much more. Did you know that our government has set up corporations? At this website, you’ll also have government statistics at your fingertips. This is your “fake news” buster! See if you can find The Plum Book. Did you know that the application for employment to work for a key job in the administration is 160 pages? The FBI checks everything for accuracy.
HOW TO MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD IN AGENCY DECISION-MAKING
Administrative agencies are the unelected fourth branches of government, created by Congress through legislation and/or the President by Executive Order. They are required by law to notify the public when they are proposing new rules and regulations or changing existing ones. The Federal Register is published by the government and it’s how the public is notified, usually 60 days. After publication, the public has a period of time in which they can comment on them. What makes this site so invaluable is that everything you need to Search, Browse and Learn about the process of agency lawmaking is in one place. Read the full text of the proposals and rules; follow the stages of regulatory actions and comment to make your voice heard. It’s really that easy. If you’re having a sleepless night, reading pages of proposed regulations are guaranteed to be an effective cure.
“FREE MONEY? COUNT ME IN!” NON-PROFIT FOUNDATIONS AND GRANT MONEY
HIV treatment in Africa? Feeding the hungry? Teaching people in third world countries how to farm? American’s are the most generous people in the world and nothing supports this work better than the foundations set up to further people’s passions. Grant writers rely on a registry of funders to help their clients (non-profit organizations) apply for and win grants. It’s the Foundation Center’s mission to connect nonprofits and funders to the knowledge they need to do their jobs better and to deepen the impact of their work. IssueLab supports ongoing learning and research in the social sector, believing in the power of the sector’s collective intelligence and the importance of open and free access to that intelligence. See the many projects being worked on around the world.
VOTE WITH YOUR POCKETBOOK
As the conservative watchdog for corporate activism, 2ndVote exposes the corporations and organizations funding liberal advocacy. By putting big business on watch through their extensive research on the most important issues of the day, their mission is to expose the corporate influencers on matters of culture and policy and turn the tide on the attacks on conservative values and principles.
MAKING PRESIDENT RONALD REAGAN PROUD #walkaway campaign
The #walkaway campaign is a true grassroots movement, founded by former liberal, Brandon Straka on May 26th, 2018. The #walkaway campaign encourages and supports those on the Left to walk away from the divisive tenets endorsed and mandated by the Democratic Party of today. “We are walking away from the lies, the false narratives, the fake news, the race-baiting, the victim narrative, the violence, the vandalism, the vitriol. We are walking away from a party driven by hate. We are walking toward patriotism and a new, unified America! We are the future of this great nation!” And as we all know, President Reagan walked away and became President of the United States. Will Brandon be the second actor to become President?