TPP-TPA Event

Yesterday the CWA held a press event in conjunction with Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Trade Promotion Authority or “fast track” authorization. I was honored and privileged to be asked to attend and participate in this event, which I did.

The following are a number of media and press related links regarding the events as well as a number of pictures from it.

As I have mentioned multiple times previously my campaign to raise funds for an editor will be featured in an upcoming episode of the new Crowd Funder Show.

https://fundrazr.com/campaigns/1efvb/ab/72OxNc

What is the Crowd Funder Show and what does it mean to appear on the show? According to their website:

The Crowd Funder TV Show highlights various ideas that have been selected based on their merit for creativity, social relevance, and commercial viability. Each episode focuses the spotlight on six or seven inspiring projects and personal goals that give the viewing audience insight into the campaign, its principal, and the reason(s) why it should come to fruition. The Crowd Funder TV Show highlights various ideas that have been selected based on their merit for creativity, social relevance, and commercial viability.

What is so neat about their crowd funding method, versus Kickstarter’s, is that it is not “all or nothing.” Further, the rewards are much more exciting. Again, from their website:

Viewers can choose to support the projects they watch by contributing directly to the campaign website or by calling a toll-free number. The Crowd Funder Show rewards contributors with sponsored gift cards for the same amount of money they contribute, up to $100. Supporting people and their projects has never been easier so it’s no wonder you can’t help but feel like you’re a part of something special. The Crowd Funder TV Show is an interesting, inspiring program that highlights human ingenuity and co-operation.

When you go to my page you will see locations once can choose from for the gift card include: Sears, Best Buy, Home Depot and Toys R Us. So, if you plan on doing any shopping at any of these locations anyway you are essentially donating to my cause for free. A total win-win!

Enjoy:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/hvalfpics/sets/72157640086117795/

http://hudsonvalley.twcnews.com/content/search/713850/rep–maloney-joins-businesses-and-community-leaders-to-rally-against-trade-agreement-that-threatens-local-jobs/

http://www.midhudsonnews.com/News/2014/January/24/Maloney_trade_negs-24Jan14.html

http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20140124/MEDIA0202/140129844

http://seanmaloney.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/maloney-joins-business-labor-and-community-leaders-to-condemn-ongoing

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