Causes: Civil Rights
Mission: Research, develop, and advocate for reduced federal spending and balanced budgets
Programs: Spendingtracker. Org the coalition to reduce spending compiles and tracks every congressional budget office score to show how much each member of congress has voted for and on what measures. We host the results on spendingtracker. Org. To produce the latter, we contracted with designers and developers to produce a standalone site to show the results in real time.
reject the debt pledge reached out to elected officials and candidates for office to put them on record regarding their positions on federal spending and balanced budgets, promoted pledge program and released updates on pledge signers to like- minded organizations, media, coalition followers, and the interested public.
issue advocacy & coalition building built relationships with key influencers in the fiscal policy community; expanded website and social media presence to increase the coalition's authority on fiscal issues; provided educational resources, unique analyses, and proposed solutions for addressing those issues to coalition followers, policymakers, like-minded organizations, and members of the general public; published editorials, blog posts, social media updates, and other commentaries promoting sound policies for reducing federal spending and balancing the federal budget.