Citizens "Take Action!" Guide
Whose interests are your elected officials representing: the people--or the special interests?
Too many voters haven’t got a clue—so East County Magazine is shedding light into those smoke-hazed back-rooms in Washington D.C. and Sacramento, enabling you to keep up with what your elected officials are doing – and decide whether or not they deserve your vote next election. You can also share your views on key issues with the handy tools we’ve provided.
Find out how they voted: In our Capitoil Report: How They Voted reports,, we’ve chosen major bills listed by Vote-Smart.org, a nonpartisan organization, as well as key measures tracked by public interest groups. Below are some of the most important recent bills—and how our representatives cast their votes.
For details and information on more bills, visit www.vote-smart.org.