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*** EMAIL DISCUSSION HISTORY (this is under construction but you can track the history at the googlegroup homepages) help: Terra 978 808 7173, [mailto:occupybostonvol@gmail.com occupybostonvol@gmail.com]  
 
*** EMAIL DISCUSSION HISTORY (this is under construction but you can track the history at the googlegroup homepages) help: Terra 978 808 7173, [mailto:occupybostonvol@gmail.com occupybostonvol@gmail.com]  
 
* Take the [[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?hl=en_US&formkey=dHhSSGl1dnVsVFVaOTlUa3RFck04RHc6MQ#gid=0|Issue Survey]] (You can only take this once)
 
* Take the [[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?hl=en_US&formkey=dHhSSGl1dnVsVFVaOTlUa3RFck04RHc6MQ#gid=0|Issue Survey]] (You can only take this once)
** Link to the [[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/gform?key=0AqBxYhlFsdpAdHhSSGl1dnVsVFVaOTlUa3RFck04RHc&hl=en_US&gridId=0#chart]|Survey Results]] (constantly updating)
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** Link to the [[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/gform?key=0AqBxYhlFsdpAdHhSSGl1dnVsVFVaOTlUa3RFck04RHc&hl=en_US&gridId=0#chart|Survey Results]] (constantly updating)
 
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<u>'''GENERAL ISSUES (brainstorming and process discussion)'''</u>
 
<u>'''GENERAL ISSUES (brainstorming and process discussion)'''</u>

Revision as of 14:02, 27 October 2011

This Working group is dedicated to discussing societal issues, determining their root causes, and responding with actionable proposals.

SCROLL DOWN to see links to on-going policy statement development. Note the dates to see where the current conversation is happening. And note which docs have been APPROVED BY GA. If a doc has not been approved, then it is DRAFT (in process).

CURRENTLY BEING DISCUSSED 10/27/11: (DRAFT) Statement of Occupation (aka "the Roadmap")


~ * JOIN IN * ~ on the conversation!~:

  • Next ONSITE Meeting Time:

Monday, 10/31/11, 7pm, meet by the library tent, 7:15 move someplace quiet, like South Station!?

  • ONLINE discussions/collaboration:
    • Wiki (Document Development and Comment-posts)
      • SCROLL DOWN and choose a link. Note the "tabs" on each page. One for the page, and one for "posts" ABOUT the page
      • For wiki access, pleas choose the "join this wiki".
      • Practice Editing a Wiki here.
    • Email Group discussing specific policies/technical mechanics: [1]]
      • EMAIL DISCUSSION HISTORY (this is under construction but you can track the history at the googlegroup homepages) help: Terra 978 808 7173, occupybostonvol@gmail.com
  • Take the [Survey] (You can only take this once)
    • Link to the [Results] (constantly updating)


GENERAL ISSUES (brainstorming and process discussion)

All documents created by this Working Group are DRAFT until it is approved by the GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

SPECIFIC ISSUES

Reducing the Cost of Government

  • Senior Executive Service (has it outlived its usefulness and/or is it contributing to unnecessary expenditure)
  • Bring Congressional Benefits and ALL Gov't employees benefits in line with median worker
  • Stop spending on "roads to no where"


Links


Page Notes



Move to rename: ditch "SPP," - adopt "Reforms": reforms is not deep enough, restructuring is better.
This avoids the extreme vagueness of 'ideas' and the over-complication of 'spp.' I will try to post a broad announcement on the google group to invite further discussion. [TF: yeah, but we're merging the facilitation/ideas group w/SPP, right?]


Sections to be addressed:
Strategies, Issues, Objectives, Finished Proposals, Tactics, Meeting Notes (and schedule), Background Info.

Who knows what this note is for? I can't figure it out. Can someone explain it, or if you authored, it erase it?
"Rights" or "Corrections" (C)*


Based on: Strategies, Proposals, Positions at wikispaces