If you went to all the meetings, if you reviewed all the documents, if you had done this for more years than months the new chief has been in office, then you would find:
We are submitting feedback on the six Directives posted on January 2. It was with a great amount of effort that we determined there are absolutely no substantive proposed changes to any of the Directives since the most recent versions were posted in July 2014.
That’s the acting director of Portland Copwatch, Dan Handelman, reporting to the Chief of Police what he found upon review of their latest document dump.
Maybe you consider that sort of crap negotiating in good faith.
I do not.