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Re: Forced Resignation

From: Eric J. Bowman <eric@bisonsystems.net>
Date: Wed, 2 Jul 2014 00:14:58 -0600
To: Noah Mendelsohn <nrm@arcanedomain.com>
Cc: Robin Berjon <robin@w3.org>, Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>, Alex Russell <slightlyoff@google.com>, "www-tag@w3.org List" <www-tag@w3.org>
Message-Id: <20140702001458.0e6de4f51ed0240572c074ae@bisonsystems.net>
Noah Mendelsohn wrote:
> It is true that the TAG doesn't typically vote on more detailed
> aspects of its work, e.g. whether a given section of a draft document
> should be accepted as 'status quo' or whether some technical
> direction seems a good one. Still, at least until recently the TAG
> did not "speak as the TAG" without a formal check by the chair that
> consensus had been achieved, or failing that, objections noted. I
> don't know whether that custom is still being observed.

I don't either. There are myriad reasons for my lack of participation
here recently, but corporate capture is at the top of the list, which
I never perceived as a problem when that custom you mention was

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