Social Media, Democracy, and Campaigns - State and Federal Communications

June 29, 2011  •  

Social Media, Democracy, and Campaigns

the Brookings InstitutionDarrell West, Vice President and Director of the Brookings Institution’s Governance Studies published the following article:  “Ten Ways Social Media Can Improve Campaign Engagement and Reinvigorate American Democracy” on June 28.

In it he reports the findings of a panel discussion regarding how social media can have an effect on American politics , especially concerning campaigns, elections, and civic participation.

You can find video coverage or an audio file of the event at the event’s media page, or you can read some of the tweets from the event.

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