Author, Candidate Advocates for Election Reform

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Derek Cressman
Derek Cressman

Derek Cressman, a candidate for Secretary of State and author of “The Recall’s Broken Promise: How Big Money Still Runs California Politics,” arrives in Laguna Beach on Friday, April 25.

He’s here to sign his work at 6 p.m. at Laguna Beach Books, 1200 S. Coast Highway.

Cressman, a former vice president of Common Cause, worked on election reform and  crafted ballot measures in California, Colorado and Montana that instructed Congress to pass a constitutional amendment to establish that unlimited campaign spending is not free speech.

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