What are some state and local resources to find candidate accountability?


Here are some state and local government information resources to find accountability information both for election day and the terms after. * National Taxpayers Union Highlights Minnesota's yet-to-be-realized spending database. In addition they have worked with Project Vote Smart to promote budget issues. * StateVote 2008 From the National Conference of State Legislature * Minnesota Campaign Finance and Public Disclosure Board All state candidates must file with the Disclosure Board regarding sources of income. * wcco.com - Reality Check Provides campaign fact checking with a local emphasis. * Eyewitness 5 - Vote 2008 Provides the "truth test." * Minnesota Independent From the Center for Independent Media * MINNPost.com * Citizens League Focuses on issues such as the "policy and poverty project" and "immigration and higher education study committee." * Americans for Tax Reform * Minnesota Budget Project Analyzes the impact of current office holders.


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