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An Episode in Civic Hacking: Florida Bill Tracker

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This post is penned by Rob Davis, a former Code for America intern and civic hacker in South Florida, and is cross-posted from rob.d. Participating in my first civic hackathon in Florida was more than amazing, and to my surprise, …

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Rob Davis: Why I’m Coding for America

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I was first introduced to Code for America when I stumbled across Jen Pahlka’s TED talk earlier this year. As she explained the concept of utilizing the most innovative web and mobile systems to empower a new breed of citizenship …

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Open Impact Challenge: Spread the Word

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Earlier this month, on the fourth of July, Code for America launched the Open Impact campaign to redefine citizenship and educate people about the benefits of open government. In our first of a four part series, we’ll be highlighting steps …

Why We Code for America

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If you’ve been following our facebook or twitter streams recently, you have already learned that the CfA Fellows are a diverse bunch of tie-wearing (only on Tuesdays), coffee-loving, civic-minded individuals with an amazing ability to learn, share, and build. When …