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2014-06-04 08:38:33

Mayday PAC begins push to raise $5 million by July 4; $5 million in matching dollars to be raised NEW YORK, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After meeting its initial goal of crowdfunding $1 million two weeks ahead of schedule, the Mayday PAC - established by Harvard Law Professor and campaign finance reformer Professor Lawrence Lessig and Republican strategist Mark McKinnon - launched the next phase of its effort by setting a new, ambitious fundraising goal and releasing the names of...

2014-05-22 23:03:51

This week The California Forward Action Fund, California Common Cause, Institute of Governmental Advocates, California Newspaper Publishers Association, Sunlight Foundation, and the League of Women Voters of California sent a letter to Sacramento asking state government to prioritize the modernization of Cal-Access and to create a new conflict of interest database at the FPPC. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 This week a broad coalition comprised of good government groups, lobbyists...

2013-08-02 23:00:23

DonationPages.com predicts small campaigns will raise big dollars this year with politics 3.0. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 02, 2013 DonationPages.com, an online political crowd funding company is celebrating 10 years of experience by helping campaigns raise money from all aspects of the political cycle. The founder of DonationPages.com, Ravi Singh, said that DonationPages.com has been sold as a standalone solution for fundraising for a long time, but the company never deviated from...

2011-12-10 00:05:00

Fundly releases political fundraising index to track online campaign fundraising through social media, which has become critical in the fundraising strategy for 2012 candidates. Washington, DC (PRWEB) December 09, 2011 Fundly (http://www.fundly.com), the largest, easiest to use and most widely-adopted social fundraising platform for political campaign fundraising, today announced the launch of the âœFundly Political Indexâ (FPI) â“...

2010-11-02 07:05:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- With the election just a week away, Fundly (www.Fundly.com) today announced that its social fundraising platform has been used in more than 50% of the US Senate races and in at least 33% of the nation's gubernatorial races, making Fundly the most widely used social fundraising application in the country. Clients include Meg Whitman (R-CA), Rep. Marco Rubio (R-FL), Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR), Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), and the Democratic...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'