campaign finance

A draft executive order from the Obama administration recently surfaced titled ā€œDisclosure of Political Spending by Government Contractors.ā€ If signed and implemented, potential contractors bidding on federal work would be required to disclose contributions and spending two years back.
1 comment Posted 17 May 2011 by Art Seavey Feed
America held its first billion-dollar political race in 2008 ā€“ DVR use soared (no surprise there). A new lineup of over-produced ads and under-researched hit pieces have yet to hit primetime, and accountability advocates are already worried about November.
1 comment Posted 26 Jul 2010 by Josh Lawson (Red Hat) Feed
I had the opportunity to sit down with Larry Lessig last week.Ā  Co-founder of Creative Commons, law professor, author, and copyright guru, Lessig is a visionary of law and technology policy. In the FLOSS community, Lessig is best known for his book Free Culture and work on copyright policy. In his... Read more
0 comments Posted 28 Jun 2010 by Melanie Chernoff (Red Hat) Feed