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Russia Defense Crowdfunding Stalls

Based on the crowds filling the rallies, you would think that the fund to defend Administration officials in the Mueller Russia investigation would be bulging. But the crowdfunding efforts of the “Patriot Legal Expense Fund Trust’s disclosure reports show that … Continue reading

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White House Starts Crowdfunding for Syrian Refugees

According to the New York Times, the White House Office of Digital Strategy has asked Kickstarter to open a crowdfunding page to raise funds to aid the refugees from Syria. Donors can to make tax-deductible contributions to the U.S. Association … Continue reading

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Crowdfunding – Faster! No, Slower!

Why do some folks think that Congress is bipolar? Maybe it’s because it’s putting pressure on the SEC to finalize the crowdfunding rules under the JOBS Act as soon as possible while at the same time considering requiring the SEC … Continue reading

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White House Endorses Crowd Funding

The White House has come out recently to support crowd funding. President Obama is quoted “Because of this bill, start-ups and small business will now have access to a big, new pool of potential investors — namely, the American people.  … Continue reading

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Crowd Funding Success Stories from the White House…

The White House Blog is highlighting crowd funding, noting that its example of crowd funding success, Stockbox, is now contemplating the “launch an investment round, to help to take Stockbox to scale in 2013, with more stores and a central … Continue reading

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