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First POST: Responding

BY Micah L. Sifry | Wednesday, November 26 2014

The aftermath of Ferguson continues to reverberate; how one Senate campaign took advantage of Facebook's micro-targeting tools; the new Congress' tech agenda; and much, much more Read More

Pre-Facebook IPO, Here's Where Shareholders Put their Political Cash

BY Sarah Lai Stirland | Friday, February 3 2012

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Says Its Mission Is To "Make The World More Open And Connected."

Facebook's initial public offering is in the works and the company is already gearing up to exert the kind of influence in Washington that one might expect from a publicly held firm. With a political action committee for the company already in place, here's a look at some of the politicians who might benefit from the rising fortunes of Facebook's early investors, based on those investors' past political contribution habits as reported by OpenSecrets. Read More

Using Your Follower List to Use Facebook to Build Your Email List

BY Nick Judd | Thursday, August 11 2011

So @OrrinHatch sent me this in the middle of the night last night: The senior senator for the great state of Utah started following me recently, and I, of course, followed back. Other lawmakers' Twitter account ... Read More

Zuck Takes Provo

BY Nancy Scola | Friday, March 25 2011

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg got "a hero's welcome" at Brigham Young University today, reports the Salt Lake Tribune. Sure looks that way. He was there on the invitation of Utah Senator Orrin Hatch, and spoke ... Read More