The federal government should require state CSBG and SSBG officials to consult with state and local agencies and organizations representi
Qualified voters should not be excluded from voting because of:
State and local policymakers should:
Legislative and regulatory meetings and procedures should promote public participation, be fair, and ensure accountability.
Governments should create and enforce ethical standards for government officials. These standards should protect against conflicts of interest.
Nominees and appointees should be qualified for their chosen roles.
Governments should require full and timely disclosures of lobbying activities and expenditures.
Congress should mandate the use of the Supplemental Poverty MeasureA method for measuring povert