Difference between revisions of "Congress of California Seniors"

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}}{{tnr}}The Congress of California Seniors (CCS) is a non-profit advocacy organization registered as a 501(c)(4) California corporation. The CCS "is funded through membership dues, contributions from affiliated organizations, individual donations and corporations."<ref name=about>[http://www.seniors.org/doc.asp?id=82 ''Congress of California Seniors'',"About the Congress of California Seniors," retrieved March 13, 2011]</ref> The CCS focuses on legislature and consumer issues that affects older adults. The CCS education and advocacy program has been used as a tool to influence state legislation and state officials. "CCS analyzes and rates all state legislators on their voting record related to key senior issues and publishes the "Friends and Foes of Seniors Legislative Report Card."<ref name=about> As an umbrella representing over 100 affiliated groups, CCS represents several thousand members across California.
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==Leadership==
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CCS is governed by their [http://www.seniors.org/doc.asp?id=357 board of directors].
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==Measures==
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*Opposed [[California Proposition 20, Congressional Redistricting (2010)]]
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==References==
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Revision as of 23:22, 13 March 2011





Congress of California Seniors
Website:http://www.seniors.org/
The Congress of California Seniors (CCS) is a non-profit advocacy organization registered as a 501(c)(4) California corporation. The CCS "is funded through membership dues, contributions from affiliated organizations, individual donations and corporations."[1] The CCS focuses on legislature and consumer issues that affects older adults. The CCS education and advocacy program has been used as a tool to influence state legislation and state officials. "CCS analyzes and rates all state legislators on their voting record related to key senior issues and publishes the "Friends and Foes of Seniors Legislative Report Card."[1]


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