Posts tagged "Better Government Association"
Tuesday, October 1, 2013 “Boycott the Chicago Sun-Times & BGA!” By Jim Allen A recent article written by Andy Shaw, President of the Better Government Association has surfaced attempting to link Terry Peterson (CTA Chairman) and Larry Huggins (Riteway-Huggins Construction) to violence in Chicago. Click below LINK: http://www.suntimes.com/news/bga/22827537-452/with-notorious-gang-leader-two-officials-showed-miserable-judgment.html The article is so stupid and... Read more »
COMMUNITY REINVESTMENT LEADERS STATEMENT TO ANDY SHAW, BETTER GOVERNMENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION (BGA) "VOTE NO TO ENDING LEGISLATIVE SCHOLARSHIPS, BUT VOTE YES FOR BETTER TRANSPARENCY"
COMMUNITY REINVESTMENT LEADERS STATEMENT TO ANDY SHAW, BETTER GOVERNMENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION (BGA) “VOTE NO TO ENDING LEGISLATIVE SCHOLARSHIPS, BUT VOTE YES FOR BETTER TRANSPARENCY” “Andy, why end the scholarship program instead of advocating stricter monitoring and controls that ensure it goes to deserving individuals in the legislative districts.? The State Student Scholarship Program is broke,... Read more »
Chicago activists encourage support for local BGA Citizen Watchdog Training on Freedom Of Information Act (FOIA) and Open Meetings Act Wednesday October 12
Are you sick of government fraud and corruption? Are you ready to do something about it? Become a BGA Watchdog! BGA Citizen Watchdog Training teaches you how to keep an eye on government and report on what’s happening in your community. Learn from experts how to get public information by using the Illinois Freedom of... Read more »
Attention Better Government Watchdogs! Illinois Governor Quinn May Sign New Law That Weakens Freedom Of Information Act !
From Mark S. Allen, Chairman and Lead Organizer, Illinois Voter Restoration Project www.bldi.webs.com 773-392-0165 Dear BGA Watchdogs, The Illinois General Assembly recently passed HB1716, a new law that undercuts the state’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA). By passing HB1716, state lawmakers want to provide government entities the legal ability to ignore or delay FOIA responses... Read more »
Better Governnment Association (BGA) Special Citizen Watchdogs Of Education Training Session In Englewood April 14th
The Illinois Voter Restoration Project (Mark S. Allen, Founder and Lead Organizer) Grassroots Civic Education Project encourages our allies in education organizers, activists and organizations to attend a special “Citizens Watchdogs Of Education” Training Session in the Englewood community on Thursday April 14th, sponsored by The Better Government Association (BGA) whose Executive Director is former veteran... Read more »