Wednesday News Roundup - State and Federal Communications

September 19, 2012  •  

Wednesday News Roundup

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Street Talk: From K Street to School Corridors” by Kate Ackley in Roll Call.

K Street abuzz over who will get the $1.8 million Roundtable job” by Kevin Bogardus in The Hill.

Report: gambling interests spend heavy in Albany” by The Associated Press in the Wall Street Journal.

Facebook, Google, Amazon join forces in D.C. lobby” by Cecilia Kang in the Washington Post.

Twitter hires GOP congressional staffer” by Brendan Sasso in The Hill.

Campaign Finance

Romney campaign took out $20-million loan, still owes $11 million” by Melanie Mason in the Los Angeles Times.

FPPC Delays Vote on Paid Political Blogger Regulations” by Ben Adler in Capital Public Radio.

Electoral Maps

2012 Swing States Map” in Politico 2012 Live.

The Electoral Map: Building a Path to Victory” in the New York Times.

State Legislatures

Too Much Information: Enemy # 1 for New Member Orientation” by Bruce Feustel in NCSL’s The Thicket.

Social Media

Gov Website Evolution: Changes in 2013” by Sarah Rich Government Technology.

The time of the ‘social media’ candidate is nigh” by Jen Doll on TechPresident.

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