We talk a lot about the use of social media for advocacy campaigns here at Beekeeper Group, but yesterday we saw a local issue absolutely explode on social media. The resulting tsunami of tweets, Facebook posts, and emails directed at the District of Columbia Council forced them to backpedal a proposed piece of legislation that would have imposed an inflated minimum base fare for the smart-phone dispatched sedan service, Uber.
Got plans this October? Now you do! Head to the Windy City on October 29 and 30 for the eighth annual Public Policy Action Institute (PPAI) conference. You’ll be in the company of non-profit leaders, policy advocates, and communications specialists, and you’ll learn how to strengthen your organization’s voices in order to more effectively impact […]