Consumer Watchdog (formerly the Foundation for Taxpayer and Consumer Rights) is a non-profit, progressive organization which advocates for taxpayer and consumer interests, with a focus on insurance, health care, political reform, privacy and energy. The organization was founded in 1985 by California Proposition 103 author Harvey Rosenfield and is headquartered in Santa Monica, California. http://www.consumerwatchdog.org/users/evan-thomas-king
Consumer Watchdog hosts the Rage for Justice Awards to honor the heroes and heroines of the public interest movement. The awards are named after Congressman Phillip Burton, one of the most productive and driven progressive legislators in American history. His story is told in John Jacobs’ acclaimed book A Rage for Justice.
About Inside Google Consumer Watchdog, a nonpartisan nonprofit public interest group, launched Inside Google to educate the public and opinion leaders about Google’s dangerous dominance over the Internet, computing and our online lives. Inside Google’s blog is authored by experienced consumer advocates and journalists working to expose the “black box” at Google with an eye […]
Oil Watchdog is a blog and resource library about the profiteering, power, and unscrupulous practices of the oil industry. OilWatchdog is a project of Consumer Watchdog, a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization dedicated to providing an effective voice for taxpayers and consumers in an era when special interests dominate public discourse, government and politics. Oil […]
I created the website and database for The PUC Papers through nonprofit Consumer Watchdog and other organizations in April of 2016. Built on a Apache SOLR Lucerne backend with Open Search Server performing OCR and indexing over 150,000 files input into a MySQL database with a custom WordPress template was used as a search front […]
NAFJobs.org is a website and assisting database storage for all available civilian and military based jobs that are available via non-appropriated funds (NAF) employment is considered federal employment.