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May 12, 2005    CA Supreme Court Upholds Nation's Strongest Conflict of Interest Initiatives in Pasadena, Santa Monica
Landmark Voter-Approved Initiatives Ban Public Officials From Taking Campaign Cash, Gifts or Jobs from City Contractors
 
Jan 31, 2005    Nation's Strongest Conflict of Interest Initiative Upheld By Court Against Politicians' Challenge
Landmark Voter-Approved Initiatives Ban Public Officials From Taking Campaign Cash, Gifts or Jobs from City Contractors
 
Oct 01, 2002    Group Says It Will Continue Battle to Create Early Warning System for Corporate Fraud
Davis Vetoes Nation's Toughest Corporate Accountability Proposal
 
Apr 01, 2002    Judge Dismisses Santa Monica's Case Against Popular Conflict of Interest Initiative
Oaks Project Volunteers Call on City to Implement Will of Voters
 
Mar 13, 2002    Citizens Question Irvine Campaign Reform: "Where's the Beef?"
City Council Fails to Consider Reforms to Prevent Conflicts of Interest
 
Jan 25, 2002    Santa Monica Tips Hand in Initiative Case
Judge Hears Arguments for Dismissal of Case, Validity of Initiative
 
Oct 17, 2001    Santa Monica Petitions Court to Gut Conflict of Interest Law in its "Defense"
Arguments Reinforce Oaks Project's Contention that City Lawsuit Aims to Overturn Popular Reform Measure
 
Sep 15, 2001    RATEPAYERS AVERT MULTI-BILLION $ EDISON BAILOUT
Citizen Group Hails Public and Senate Leadership, Sees Energy Challenges Ahead
 
Sep 14, 2001    Taxpayer Group Urges Citizens To Sign Tax Refunds Over To Families Of Lost Firemen
 
Aug 30, 2001    Judge to Hear Call for Dismissal of Collusive Lawsuit Against Santa Monica's Popular Conflict of Interest Law
Oaks Project Intervenes to Shine the Light on The Truth in City of Santa Monica's Collusive Lawsuit
 
Aug 27, 2001    Citizens Group Sets Up WAR ROOM In Capitol To Stop Edison Bailout
Volunteers Travel to Sacramento to Protect The People
 
Aug 07, 2001    Oaks Project Anti-Kickback Reform Spreads Like Wildfire
Interest in Conflict of Interest Ordinance Heats Up Across California
 
Aug 03, 2001    Anti-Kickback Law Would have Prevented Trade: State Contract for Davis Campaign Funds
Citizen Group Declares California Needs Kickback Protections
 
Aug 01, 2001    Davis Derails Disclosure
Governor Vetoes Legislation to Disclose Paid or Volunteer Status for Signature Gatherers
 
Jul 17, 2001    Santa Monica Soils its Progressive Spirit
City Refuses to Provide Adequate Defense of Voter-Approved Conflict of Interest Reform
 
Jun 15, 2001    To Evade Conflict of Interest Reform, City of Santa Monica Sues Itself
Proponents Say City Has Conflict of Interest, Seek Independent Defense of Voter Approved Law Banning Conflicts of Interest
 
May 22, 2001    Oaks Project Condemns Santa Monica City Council Attempt to Derail Voter-Approved Reform
Citizen Group Refutes City Attorney's Unfounded Claims that LL is Unconstitutional
 
May 08, 2001    Citizens' Group Petitions Attorney General to Force Reticent Cities to Uphold Law
Cities of Claremont, Pasadena, Santa Monica Refuse to Enforce Voter-Approved Ballot Measures to Stop Political Kickbacks
 
Apr 18, 2001    Legislation to Ban 'Mercenary' Signature Gatherers Passes First Assembly Hurdle
Oaks Project Lauds Bill Which Would Eliminate Incentives for Voter Fraud Encouraged by Pay-Per-Signature System
 
Apr 16, 2001    Oaks Project Condemns City Council's 'Indefensible' Attempts to Delay Voter-Approved Reforms
Citizens Deliver Letter Demanding Council Immediately Implement Conflict of Interest Protections
 
Mar 21, 2001    Citizens Pass Tough Campaign Reform While Senate Leaders Water Down McCain Bill
Volunteers Ready to Comment on Multi-City California Initiative Victories for Nation's Strongest Campaign Reform
 
Mar 20, 2001    Oaks Project Volunteers Victorious Against City Councils' Lawsuit
Court Rules Case Moot, 4 Initiatives In Effect
 
Mar 07, 2001    Volunteers Win in Fight for Clean Government
Campaigns Demonstrate Statewide Desire for Campaign Reform
 
Feb 07, 2001    Pasadena's Prop B: A Victory for Clean Government
All-Volunteer Campaign a Sign of Citizens' Power, Desire for Conflict of Interest Protections
 
Feb 07, 2001    Claremont’s Prop A: Victory for Clean Government
All-Volunteer Campaign a Sign of Citizens’ Power, Desire for Campaign Reform
 
Jan 31, 2001    Angry Citizens Protest "Giveaway Gray's" U-Turn on Promise for No Rate Hikes
Public Demands Davis Keep His Word to Protect Ratepayers and Taxpayers
 
Jan 30, 2001    Angry Citizens Protest 'Bailout Bob's' Plans for a Utility Bailout
Public Demands Hertzberg Speak for Public, not Utilities, in Sacramento
 
Nov 08, 2000    Multi-City Campaign Finance Reform Wins: Victory for Taxpayers and Volunteerism
All-Volunteer Campaigns a Sign of Citizens' Power to Enact Strong Conflict of Interest Protections When Politicians Will Not Act
 
Nov 08, 2000    Santa Monica's Prop LL -- Victory for Taxpayers and Volunteerism
Prop LL's All-Volunteer Campaign a Sign of Citizens' Power to Enact Strong Conflict of Interest Protections When Politicians Won't Act
 
Nov 08, 2000    Vista's Prop W Passes By Wide Margin
All-Volunteer Campaign Potentially Undone by Politician's "Poison Pill"
 
Nov 08, 2000    San Francisco's Prop J -- Victory for Taxpayers and Volunteerism
Prop J's All-Volunteer Campaign a Sign of Citizens' Power to Enact Strong Conflict of Interest Protections When Politicians Won't Act
 
Jun 01, 2000    Oaks Project Volunteers Submit 15,000 Signatures to Place Anti-Political Kickback Initiative on San Francisco Ballot
Unprecedented All-Volunteer Drive Simultaneously Completes Signature Drives in Five Other California Cities to Clean-Up Politics
 
Feb 14, 2000    Campaign Finance Reformers' Tea Party in Santa Monica
Local Campaign Finance Reformers Join Arianna Huffington In Protest of Failed Political Syste
 
Dec 17, 1999    Oaks Project Launches Package of Taxpayer Protection Initiatives
All-volunteer signature drive to stop conflicts of interest that gouge taxpayers
 


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