You’d think that in their bid to remain viable members of the next generation of California marriage quality advocates, the members of the Executive Committee for the failed No on 8 campaign would demonstrate some transparency, but it took a public records request filing with California Secretary of State Debra Bowen by SF-activist Michael Petrelis to get the names of the committee finally released. Bowen walked Petrelis through “maze of filings” to finally shed some light on just who was behind No on 8. Here’s the full list of principal officers:
It is beyond comprehension why these names were not disclosed by the No on 8 campaign earlier and we can’t help but thinking that if the Executive Committee is unwilling to share even the most basic facts about their campaign, they will never fully account for or agree to an independent analysis of why the campaign failed.
This weekend, Equality California will host an Equality Summit in Los Angeles, which is open to all marriage equality advocates both old and new who registered. After much wrangling, Queerty and other members of the press have ensured that the event will be fully open to the press. We’ll be their this weekend and will be twittering the event, as well as giving you a comprehensive rundown of the events. Stay tuned.