So let's see, if I understand the new FTC rules on blog advertising and self-disclosure, campaigns like the 2004 John Thune online astroturf campaign against Tom Daschle are still legal. The FTC rules only cover products, services, companies, and industries. Paid campaign advisors Jon Lauck can still do the work of their patrons under the guise of "analyzing" the campaign without revealing their financial relationship.
Looks like it's up to us to keep our B.S. detectors tuned and ready.
It seems a majority of Sioux Falls city councilors are still moving forward with Legacy developing DT parking ramp - Councilors Starr and Stehly are not buying it though; Stehly said she also concerned about the partnership between Legacy Development and Aaron Hultgren, w...
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