The Democratic Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives launched its own version of an All-Star Game Monday, only it’s not baseball, but a three-week new media competition that pits members against each other in a race to add fans on Facebook, as well as Twitter followers and YouTube subscribers.
Yesterday’s first-ever Congressional Facebook hackathon explored how to improve communications with constituents and dissemination of legislative data.
Facebook developers, Congressional staff and members of Congress, transparency experts and digital innovators, will be welcomed to Capitol Hill today as Congressional leaders host the first Congressional Facebook Developer Hackathon.
Congresswoman Maxine Waters was named the most valued player for growing her Facebook fan base more than any of her Democratic colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives recently passed the midway point in a three-week, new media competition. Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, of California, is currently leading, followed by Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords.
Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives are competing for the title of MVP based on their use of Facebook and other social media channels.
Who is winning the Facebook battle on Capitol Hill?