Category Archives: PolitiHacks Digest

PolitiHacks Digest – 1 July 2013 – Immigration reform, startup visa passes the Senate, what’s next?

These folks want your support: StopWatching.us—Oppose government surveillance of us? RestoreTheFourth.net—Meetups around the country for the Fourth of July to end unconstitutional surveillance Tesla Motors—Asks for executive assistance in blocking state laws from halting direct sales (Warning: unclear what the … Continue reading

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PolitiHacks Digest – 24 June 2013 – Immigration bill enters the Senate end game

These folks want your support: StopWatching.us—Oppose government surveillance of us? Support Sen. Moran’s startup visa amendment Got a cause you want to share? Tell me. Political issues affecting startups:  Open Internet and Privacy What to know: StopWatching.us petition crosses 400k signees EFF … Continue reading

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PolitiHacks Digest – 17 June 2013 – What happens when a bill is debated in Congress?

These folks want your support: StopWatching.us—Oppose government surveillance of us? Support Sen. Moran’s startup visa amendment Lincoln Labs—Local to the Bay Area? Check out this politically-themed hackathon focusing on economic liberty this weekend Got a cause you want to share? Tell … Continue reading

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PolitiHacks Digest – 10 June 2013 – What are the politics of the NSA surveillance leaks?

These folks want your support: EFF: Oppose massive government surveillance program Support Sen. Moran’s startup visa amendment Lincoln Labs—Local to the Bay Area? Check out this politically-themed hackathon focusing on economic liberty Got a cause you want to share? Tell me. … Continue reading

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PolitiHacks Digest – 3 June 2013

These folks want your support: Tech helping Sacramento—Requesting proposals for how tech could drive innovation in government Lincoln Labs—Local to the Bay Area? Check out this politically-themed hackathon FixTheDMCA—Own your cellphone by patching the law that restricts you to borrowing … Continue reading

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PolitiHacks Digest – 28 May 2013 – What’s next for the immigration bill, startup visa?

Reading List—Theme: Immigration Reform Politico: LATISM & iMarch partnership—Latins In Social Media (LATISM) and Mayor Bloomberg’s March for Innovation (iMarch) partnered up to drive social media activity into the iMarch, which saw 30k+ actions taken over social media. Senators take to … Continue reading

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PolitiHacks Digest – 20 May 2013

These folks want your support: #iMarch—The last few days to get involved: Fix immigration for startups on May 22 with Brad Feld and former Governor Schwarzenegger FixTheDMCA—New cellphone unlocking bill introduced, getting ready to move forward, and we need your help; … Continue reading

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