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I can honestly say I got way more votes as a write-in candidate than Donald Trump did in the election. Unfortunately, Joan didn’t get enough and that “Revitalize Springville” group turned out and voted those incumbents back into office. 130 more words

The Forgotten Neighbor

It is perhaps the greatest honor of my professional career to be embarking on my current trip. Less than 2 weeks ago, I was invited by the White House to attend a series of events in Cuba.  266 more words

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Campaign Expenditures And Winning: It’s Mostly What You’d Expect

Many moons ago, when election season was just beginning, Jeb Bush was favored to be the Republican nominee. He had name recognition, endorsements from respected politicians, and millions of dollars backing his Super PAC. 680 more words


Disruptive Innovation in FinTech

How should incumbents, startups, and VCs think about FinTech, disruption, and blockchains?

Over Chinese New Year I read about Professor Clayton Christensen’s fascinating model for identifying and dealing with… 1,580 more words


Senator Galvano testifies he didn't know redistricting map submitted to court benefited GOP, incumbents

TALLAHASSEE — The head of the Senate redistricting committee testified in court Wednesday that he had no idea that the map he submitted to the court gave Republicans a potential three-vote majority in the Senate and paired fewer incumbents than any other proposal. 13 more words

On the Future of the Automotive Industry: tough Times ahead for the Incumbent Automakers (André Cramer)

Looking at the wave of disruption that is already happening right now or coming to industries that have not natively been part of the digital business, the automotive industry is surely one of the most interesting. 2,877 more words


Incumbents Swept from Office Around the World

From Acting Man, by Pater Tenebrarum

Election Trends in 2015 – No Incumbent is Safe

In the political sphere, this year has started with a bang, when Syriza won the Greek parliamentary election. 2,694 more words