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First POST: Corrosion

BY Micah L. Sifry | Friday, August 9 2013

Exclusively for Personal Democracy Plus subscribers: Two encrypted e-mail providers go down; Mitch McConnell's alliance with the Tea Party gets messy; charity: water gets its 15 minutes of fame; and much, much more. Read More

Mitch McConnell's Internet Re-Election Adventure

BY Sarah Lai Stirland | Monday, July 15 2013

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) Photo: Gage Skidmore / Flickr

Observers of the Internet in politics have opined that success online comes from a demonstrated comfort with face-to-face interaction. So why is Sen. Mitch McConnell, the Republican of Kentucky whose charisma was once likened to that of an oyster, focusing so much online? Read More