If you could sit down and talk heart-to-heart with each one of your grass roots key contacts, you could build an unstoppable grass roots team. 116 more words
It was a brisk February morning, and the governors of Alabama, Mississippi, Virginia and North Carolina were seated around a ring of tables draped with pleated beige fabric in the ornate Nest Room of Washington, D.C.’s Willard InterContinental Hotel. 3,967 more words
EXCLUSIVE: EU legislation to ensure gender equality on company boards, to extend maternity leave, and to reduce air pollution and landfill should be killed off, a leading business lobby organisation has told the European Commission. 1,394 more words
If you haven’t already seen this article, it’s extremely well written, provides some good information to educate people.
By Hal M. Bundrick
NEW YORK (InsideBitcoins) — As the Bitcoin Foundation pivots to redefine its primary purpose, at least two organizations are hoping to take a greater role in the areas being abandoned by the Foundation: public policy, education and outreach. 264 more words
That money talks in Washington is conventional wisdom for a reason. Corporations, industries, and a handful of extraordinarily wealthy individuals spend big bucks on campaigns and on lobbying not for fun, but because they expect to get something back in return. 791 more words