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Why you should be thrilled our government invests in “losers.”

By: Scott Karlo

Thoughts regarding a reevaluation of the benefit the US Government brings society as a whole through it's routine investment in progress and not profit. This often includes the investment into "losers."

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Build Your Digital Toolbox in Pittsburgh

By: Ben Schmitt

PodCamp7 technology retreat gets underway this weekend in Pittburgh. Are you going?

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Monday's Presidential Debate: no binders here!

By: Daryl Rowland

The Civic Commons, the social media site built expressly for public good, is backchanneling the Presidential debates. The site asks that citizens focus their comments on "binders full of policy," rather than horse-race chatter.

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Grow, Baby, Grow!

By: Jill Miller Zimon

The debate about job creation comes to Cleveland in a big way starting on Monday, October 15 as two nationally significant conferences take place here specifically on the topic of venture capital, including the role government can...

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Stop the spending! ?

By: Scott Karlo

What happens when an anti-tax philosophy consumes our views and decision making process? Isn't it likely we'll suffer long term consequences due to short sighted reactions?

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