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US House Opens Up to Open Source


"The legislative process is still largely an opaque, confusing and paper-based one. Important amendments are often drafted by hand -- bills are introduced by dropping a physical copy in a box in the Capitol," noted Seamus Kraft, executive director of the OpenGov Foundation. "Interactive, open source lawmaking and public hearing software ... are built to take policymaking into the Internet age."
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EFF Launches Write-to-Congress Tool


With so much attention paid during political campaigns on money, it's easy for citizens to ignore the power of email. That would be a mistake, said Rainey Reitman, activism director for the Electronic Frontier foundation. "I'm certain that contact from constituents can have a huge influence in Congress. We've seen bills get killed or stopped or changed just because people spoke out about them."
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Re: ICANN to Unleash Torrent of Top-Level Domain Names 2  farmerbob   2011-06-22 19:10:17 
Re: FCC Aims to Get Carriers' Sticky Fingers Out of Customers' Pockets 2  farmerbob   2011-06-22 14:22:12 
Re: Truculent Tweet Nukes PR Firm's Rep 2  opjack271odwyerpr   2011-06-20 10:19:30 
Re: Texas Clears Up Server-Nexus E-Commerce Sales Tax Issue 2  kirsnerm   2011-06-20 09:58:59 
Re: New York Times Puts Foot Down, Pay Wall Up 2  brentpieczynski   2011-06-20 04:15:40 
Re: Patents Shrugged Redux 2  kathyxu33   2011-06-17 02:37:17 
Re: Lightsquared Hits a Brick Wall 2  steve8412000   2011-06-16 10:50:51 
Re: Who's Afraid of the Big Bad gTLD? 2  Dashworlds   2011-06-16 02:51:32 
Re: Daily Discount Coupons: Pay Dirt or Raw Deals? - Part 4 2  dellagibbs   2011-06-13 23:28:33 
Re: The Enterprise's Shifting Center of Gravity 2  fghererew   2011-06-13 06:54:08 
Re: Do Cellphones Cause Brain Cancer or Don't They? 2  farmerbob   2011-06-09 14:24:00 
Re: Daily Discount Coupons: Pay Dirt or Raw Deals? - Part 2 2  DailyDeals   2011-06-08 21:16:36 
Re: Google Joins Coupon Clamor With Single-City Offers Kickoff 2  olgagrant   2011-06-01 22:52:04 
Re: US Senate Sinks Its Teeth Into Online Privacy Reform 2  farmerbob   2011-05-18 15:12:21 
Re: Dropbox Security System Doesn't Lock Down Files, Says FTC Complaint 2  oldsntnick   2011-05-17 15:23:33 
Re: The Great IT Integrators 2  jmo   2011-05-16 11:36:25 
Re: How Long Can Apple Stay on Top? 2  eldernorm   2011-05-15 09:31:51 
Re: Groupon May Launch $25B IPO on a Wing and an Easily Copied Business Model 3  rasmus_refer   2011-05-11 21:07:04 
Re: Microsoft Antitrust Oversight Ends With a Whimper 2  radamus   2011-05-11 20:58:11 
Re: Groupon's Buzz Machine May Fuel IPO Success 3  rasmus_refer   2011-05-10 04:12:55 

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