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What is COVFEFE? Potentially an Amendment to the Presidential Records Act

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The internet went into a flurry after Donald Trump’s Twitter typo, trying to decipher what exactly he was trying to say. As expected, memes erupted instantly. Now, however, the word might actually have a meaning. On June 12, Rep. Mike Quigley (D. Illinois) introduced a proposal that would amend the current Presidential Records Act to make it illegal for the president to delete social media posts. The proposal’s full name is the Communications Over Various Feeds Electronically for Engagement (COVFEFE) Act.

Digital Trends: COVFEFE Act Would Make it Illegal for the President to Delete Tweets
Rep. Mike Quigley previously introduced the Making Access Records Available to Lead American Government Openness (MAR-A-LAGO) bill. The man loves politically charged acronyms! Read more after the jump…

5 Ways to Rethink Sponsorships

Screen Shot 2016-03-29 at 10.41.56 AMThe competition for sponsorship dollars continues to challenge nonprofits. No longer will businesses settle for logo placement, tables at events and links on websites.

A nonprofit’s mission and community benefits aside, let’s do a little math. A business sponsors a gala event for $50,000. The event reaches 400 people. That is $125 per person for a one-night event. Or, a nonprofit organization hosts its annual golf tournament and requests a business sponsorship of the tournament for $25,000. Four employees get to play in the tournament and join the awards ceremony dinner. That is $6,250 per person.

Read more after the jump…