National ConferenceÂ Call: Links to Salitâs bi-monthly conference call can be found on theÂ activist centerÂ of IndependentVoting.
Further Reading and Videos:
A Piece in the Corrales Comment about the Movement
Albuquerque Journal OP ED Here
Open Primaries Chart: This will give you a sense of the lay of the land in each state.Â
Greensboro News Observer:Â Declaration of Independents, opinion piece authored by North Carolina Independents foundersâ Dr. Omar Ali and Donna Moser
Cleveland Plain Dealer:Â Independent Voters Urge Reforms to Limit Partisan Political PowerÂ
Salitâs bookÂ Independentâs Rising.
John Opdycke, President of Open Primariesâarticle, âTop Two is Working for Voters.â
Steve Peace, Independent Voter Projectâs article, âCaliforniaâs NonPartisan Primary Exceeds Expectations.
Sen. Chuck Schumerâs NY Times piece:Â End Partisan Primaries, Save America.
Salit and Paul JohnsonâsÂ op ed on Oregonâs Ballot Measure 90.
USC Schwarzenegger Institute Government leadership conferenceÂ Â videoÂ which focused on political gridlock and open primaries.
Rep. John DelaneyâsÂ Washington Post articleÂ in which he announces the Open Our Democracy Act.Â (Note:Â Delaney will be reintroducing this bill.Â You might want to give some thought to building a campaign in New Mexico to get delegates to support the Act as a way of getting something going there.)
âRepublic Lostâ by Lawrence Lessig
âThe Parties Versus the Peopleâ by Mickey Edwards