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Report: Israel lobbying Congress for $300m more for its missile defense programs

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Israel has asked the U.S. Congress to boost President Barak Obama’s budget request for Israel’s missile-defense program by more than $300 million, Bloomberg reported… 175 more words

Daily News

Train Grass Roots Advocates For A Long Haul

A most frequent cause of failure in a grass roots effort is that volunteer advocates wear out and lose hope. It’s important to raise awareness that any major effort will likely take years of incremental steps. 255 more words

Lobbying

LAW ENFORCEMENT FEAR-MONGERING KILLS ANTI-NSA BILL IN MONTANA

Montana told legislators that banning resources to ‪NSA spying would help child pornographers

This is not something we’ve actively reported on or aggressively tracked, but I’m planning on shining some light on who most aggressively lobbies against bills to advance liberty and/or reject federal power. 160 more words

Government

Got Grass Roots?

If you want to increase the effectiveness of your grass roots program using the Internet, take a look at your web presence and ask these questions: 143 more words

Lobbying

Terror Done the Right Way

Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, Islamic State, HAMMAS, Al-Qa’ida and Boko Haram. Each of these groups are listed as a Foreign Terrorist Organization by the U.S. 246 more words

Amazon just hired Obama’s former press secretary Jay Carney

Jay Carney, the former White House press secretary for the Obama administration, is joining Amazon in a role that combines public relations and public policy. 216 more words

Tech