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Resources:

MoCoVoters.org (draft) handouts:

MoCoVoters.org Voter Handout No. 1 (draft) Three reasons why public financing should be the most important issue for voters in deciding for whom to vote in 2018!

MoCoVoters.org Voter Handout No. 2 (draft):   Highlights of MoCo's Public Funding of Elections Law

MoCoVoters.org Voter Handout No. 3 (ver. 7-19-17): Guide for Voters & Journalists for Questioning Candidates for MoCo County Council and County Executive

MoCoVoters.org videos (7 videos):

Voter education: MoCo's Public Financing of Elections ("PFE"):

PFE 1: MoCoVoters.org 3-minute voter education video on MoCo's public financing of elections law -- entitled "Are MoCo politicians 'in bed' with special interests?"

PFE 2: MoCoVoters.org 8-minute voter education video on MoCo's public financing of elections law -- entitled "Start fixing our democracy! Starting right here -- in MoCo!"

PFE 3: : MoCoVoters.org 5 minute, 40-second voter education video entitled:  "Voters: Be Prepared for 'Campaign Tactics'!"

PFE 4: MoCoVoters.org 15-second voter education video entitled "MoCo Candidate Dancin' the 'Special Interest Shuffle'"

PFE 5: MoCoVoters.org 3-minute voter education video entitled "Hey, MoCo Politicians -- the Voters aren't dummies!"

PFE 6: MoCoVoters.org 2-minute voter education video entitled "Voter-to-Voter on MoCo's Public Financing of Elections Program (Terry)"

Voter education: Get Out the Vote ("GOTV"):

GOTV-1: MoCoVoters.org 1-minute, 40-second voter education video entitled:  "Vote in the 2018 primary by mail ... and dance with the time you save!"

GOTV-1: MoCoVoters.org  15-second voter education video entitled:  "MoCo Voters can vote in their kitchen"

GOTV-3: "We are MoCo -- and we vote in primaries" (15 seconds) supports MoCoVoters.org's "Get Out the Vote" for the 2018 primary initiative

GOTV-4: "Pledge Allegiance to the Flag" (45 seconds) launches MoCoVoters.org's "Get Out the Vote" for the 2018 primary initiative (video is copyright Kim Foley)

Other resources:

Wikipedia: Publicly Funded Elections

Washington Post (September 30, 2014):  Montgomery Council approves plan for public finance of local campaigns

WAMU (June 15, 2015): Public Financing: Coming To A Montgomery County Election Near You

Bethesda Magazine (October 1, 2014): Montgomery County Council Approves Public Campaign Financing System

Baltimore Sun (March 11, 2016): Publicly financed campaigns put constituents, not big business, in the driver's seat [Commentary]

Lawrence Lessig TED talk (February 2013): We the People, and the Republic we must reclaim