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Julie Samuels
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Executive Director, Engine. Fan of music, politics, startups, technology, and free speech. But who isn't?
Executive Director, Engine. Fan of music, politics, startups, technology, and free speech. But who isn't?

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Hey guys! Tune in next week. 
The United States boasts the world’s most vibrant and dynamic startup culture.  Unfortunately, this innovative culture is under attack, threatened by patent trolls, a broken immigration system, and other obstacles that hurt U.S. entrepreneurial leadership.  

Join us for a Google Hangout on Thursday, June 12th  to learn what innovators and business owners should, and shouldn’t, do to promote entrepreneurship and innovative businesses.

Moderator:
Michael Petricone, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)

Panelists:
Ximena Hartsock, Founder, Phone2Action
Brandon Pollak, Director, Global Affairs, 1776 DC
Julie Samuels, Executive Director, Engine Advocacy
Adrian Fenty, Business Development Manager, Perkins Coie, Senior Advisor, VC Andreessen Horowitz, and former Mayor of Washington, DC

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Tell the Senate to Pass Patent Reform

Do you believe patent reform in the U.S. would help entrepreneurs?  Last year the House passed bipartisan reform by a large margin and now it's the Senate's turn. Sign a letter urging them to act: https://trollingeffects.org/join

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Welcome to Trolling Effects, a new tool in the war against patent trolls.

Spread the word, and help us fight back at https://trollingeffects.org

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So excited about this one. Check it out, spread the word, and help us in our worthy fight against patent trolls!

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Big news in the fight against patent trolls!

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Today, we're saving podcasters. Help us. It feels good.

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Help, pls.

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The fix is in: SOPA (aka PROTECT-IP, aka the Break the Internet bill) hearing tomorrow will have ONLY proponents of the bill testifying. http://act.demandprogress.org/sign/sopa_testimony/?akid=1017.469415.MYs0l9&rd=1&t=3

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