Election Central

Here’s some helpful information and links to get you tayari (ready) to be an informed voter on November 6. Missouri Voter Guide Sample Ballot for City of St. Louis  Sample Ballot for St. Louis County Find your polling location Retention of Judges OBS has been been giving recommendations from our friends in the legal community […]

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October 20, 2018

What will Amendment 1 do?

What passage of Amendment 1 will do: ►Eliminate almost all lobbyist gifts in the General Assembly ►Require that legislative records be open to the public ►Lower campaign contribution limits for state legislative candidates ►Require politicians to wait two years before becoming lobbyists ►Ensure that neither political party is given an unfair advantage when new maps […]

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October 4, 2018

Black Workers Matter-Hear from Darlene Piffins

In a partnership with Communication Workers of American Local 6355, OBS and CWA are pushing the Working While Black and Working from the Bottom campaigns. CWA Local 6355 has been working hard to education its members on Missouri’s Paycheck Deception attack on unions that won’t allow automatic deduction of dues. The two groups hosted “Workers’ […]

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October 22, 2018

O22-National Day Against Police Brutality

Re-envisioning Public Safety IT’S TIME TO GET REAL! Arrest & Incarcerate has failed. People, families, neighborhoods, whole communities are left devastated in its wake. It is way past time to shift from this model to a problem-solving model that makes people truly safe and also gets at the root causes of crime. We need to […]

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October 20, 2018