Senate Passes Amended Crowdfunding Bill, Emulating Kickstarter Model | Talking Points Memo

The U.S. Senate on Thursday afternoon voted overwhelmingly in favor (73-26) of a “crowdfunding” bill, one that would enable private startup companies to turn to social media and websites like Kickstarter to solicit early investments from the general public, a practice currently prohibited by the government.


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