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  • New Features: New My Dashboard Graphs, Voter Info Available In Custom Exports, The California Form 410 now supports active county for PACS, Peru Gifts Addendum, Staff Pick: fileai.com.

  • New Features: Voter Information Integration in BackOffice � Now Live, Create a Copy of Existing Budgets, Run Custom Financial for a Single Individual or Organization, Mobile Phone Field for Public Pages, Hello from Peru, Staff Pick: Eee PC.

  • Happy New Year!, Office Closed New Years Day, Scheduled Downtime.

  • New Feature: New My Dashboard Summary Report: Total Raised Last Year, HotTip: Export your BackOffice Calendar to Outlook, Staff Pick: Kayak.com.

  • Holiday Schedule: In Observance of several holidays, our offices will be closed on the dates listed, HotTip: The Analyzation Report, Staff Pick: Gmail Labs SMS.

  • New Features: State House and State Senate information, New My Dashboard Item: Total Raised Last Cycle, Wisconsin Reporting Updates, Wisconsin Financial Register Updates, HotTip: Managing Saved Reports.

  • New Feature: New My Dashboard Item: Total Raised Last Cycle, HotTip: How to add your own Auto-Responder, Staff Pick: Gmail Video Chat.

  • CompleteCampaigns.com + Aristotle = The Best of Both, Quick Reminders : We have a 30 day written cancellation notice required for all of our products, Stay In Touch, Our Post-Election Services: CompleteGov and Cold Storage, Staff Pick: Obamacto.org.

  • Good Luck on Your Elections! , Quick Reminders : We have a 30 day written cancellation notice required for all of our products, Stay In Touch.

  • Quick Reminders: We have a 30 day written cancellation notice required for all of our products, Stay In Touch, Our Post-Election Services: CompleteGov and Cold Storage, New Features: Custom Financial Now Displays Event Information, Form 3 Schedule D Reporting Option, Send Email from Search Results.

  • Stay In Touch, New Feature: Custom Financial Now Displays County Information, Advanced Reporting Tools Video Tutorial, Staff Pick: Voter Registration Info Google Mashup, Ben Katz Quoted on NationalJournal.com.

  • Stay In Touch, New Features: FEC Form 3X Generator Redesigned, Form 3X Schedule H4 Sorting, Need a Website Fast?, Staff Pick: Political Streams.

  • 8 New SiteBuilder Themes, New Features: Custom Reports Now Queries Non-Intermediary Donations, Create More Complex Queries in the Custom Report Generator, New FundRaiser Setting, HotTip: How To Standardize Addresses.

  • What is Cold Storage? , HotTip: Create a Guest List for an Event, StaffPick: Live Mesh.

  • Product Spotlight: CompleteGov, HotTip: Export Method-Event Cards.

  • New Features: New Warning for Saving Transactions and Financial Register Search Options, 2 Helpful Campaign Website Articles: Wasteful Campaign Spending: Cadillac Websites, Candidate Web Sites are as Effective as TV and Cable Ads.

  • New Features:System Options Page Redesigned, New Option for Couple Salutations, New Custom Export Field: Multiple Email Addresses, Additional Label Options in the Thank You Manager, Stationary Manager allows uploading .css files, FEC Form 3 Generator Redesigned, FPPC State Filers: Efiling Amendments Just Got Faster, Article: Is SiteBuilder for Your Campaign?

  • Warning: Don’t Install Internet Explorer 8 beta, Helpful: Pollster.com, Staff Pick: Geni.com.

  • Articles: Creating the Modern Campaign & Keeping Political Campaign Email out of the Junkmail Box, Staff Pick: ConquerClub.com.

  • Study: Candidate Web Sites As Effective As TV and Cable Ads, Staff Pick: PollEverywhere.com.

  • Update: Our New Website, FYI: New Office Contact Info, Staff Pick: Texter.

  • Our New Office: Photos of the new space and staff.

  • New Staff Members: Brent Rockwell & Matthew Frigon, FYI: No Newsletter for the Next 2 Weeks, New Features: Accruals on the Profit & Loss Statement and Custom Financial Displays Full Name, Staff Pick: 5 Best Windows Maintenance Tools.

  • Closed Date : We will be closed July 4th, New Feature: FPPC State Filers: Efiling Amendments Just Got Faster, Product Spotlight: VoterManager, Staff Pick:Yapta.

  • Product Updates: Federal Filers: Include Refunds in Detailed Contribution Report, New Tool to Find and Link Spouses, Query By Intermediary, New Servers, Custom Report Generator Now Queries Additional Candidate Fields, Event: Ben Katz Speaking at Upcoming AAPC Conferences, Staff Pick:Wakerupper.com.

  • Product Updates: Updated FEC Viewer Software and New Fields for Querying Codes in Custom Reports, FYI: Newest FEC Viewer Available, Event: Ben Katz Speaking at Upcoming AAPC Conferences, Staff Pick: PipeBytes.com.

  • Product Updates: Detailed Cash Flow and Net Worth Statement & California Form 497 Supports Transactions Associated with Other Filer Committees, Staff Pick: Xobni.com.

  • Download: New FEC Viewer, Survey: E-Voter Survey for Political Consultants, Event: Ben Katz Speaking at Upcoming AAPC Conferences, Article: How to Find & Mobilize Young Voters.

  • Staff Picks: Google Transit, Where I've Been, MobileOffice, Article: Who Are Young Voters?

  • New Features: More Counts Available for Broadcast Emails, Custom Report Generator Now Queries Candidate Fields, Form 3 Supports Offsets to Line 17, Staff Picks: DocSyncer.com and Zoho Viewer, Article: Winning Young Voters - II.

  • New Feature: Form 3 Supports Offsets to Line 17, Important: FEC Filing Electronic Filing Format Changes, Survey: E-Voter Survey for Political Consultants, Hot Tip: Run Batch Statement – FundRaiser, Article: Winning Young Voters - I

  • New Features: Reporting Payments for Inkind Auction Items and Add Calendar Entries from My Dashboard, Helpful Links for Running FEC Reports with BackOffice: Changed Transaction Report, Report Warnings and Errors Overview, Understanding the FEC Form 3Z-1 and Tips for e-Filing Your FEC Report, Article: FEC Reporting Made Easy (or at least easier).

  • New Features: FEC Form 3X Supports Suppressing Name Titles, Hyperlinks Report Stays Put, Memo Text Added to Expenses with Subvendors, Accounts Can Now Be Made Inactive, Combining Duplicates Displays Committee Information, Check Printing Now Aggregates, Staff Picks:YouMail.com, Dipity.com and Electoral-Vote.com.

  • New Features: Save and Search from Individual or Organization Record, Contribution Pages Updated to Prevent Duplicates, Financial Transaction Reconciliation Status, We now support Missouri's newly implemented Explanation for Amended Report., FYI: Ben on iRadio Again, Staff Pick:RocketDock.com.

  • New Features: Improved Search Speed and New Report: Pending FundRaiser Contributions, Product Spotlight: BackOffice, Article: Campaign 2.0.

  • New Feature: Target Custom Financial Reports by Deposit Number, FYI: FundRaiser Updates , Download: New FEC Viewer.

  • Big New Feature This Week: Event Management , Correction From Last Week: We misspelled Delane Hurley, Staff Pick: MediaCurves.com.

  • New Features This Week: My Dashboard Update: Total Raised This Cycle and My Dashboard Update: Total Raised This Year, New Staff Member: Delane Hurley, Staff Pick: Google Primary Map.

  • CompleteCampaigns.com Goes International: Dutch article quote from Ben Katz, New Features in '08 : List of new features this year and 6 new features from this week, New Staff Member: Obrian Datugan.

  • New Features: Suppress Name Title in FEC 48 Hour Report, Combine Duplicates via Custom Report Generator, Updated Report Warnings for FPPC Filers, FYI: FEC Update, Staff Pick:Dimdim.com.

  • New Features: New User Permission Level and New Reconcile Function, Staff Pick:Change Detection.com.

  • New BackOffice & VoterManager Features: See Currently Logged-in Users and View User Activity, Staff Pick:Threadless.com, Spotlight: FundRaiser.

  • New BackOffice Feature: New Duplicate Removal Method, Staff Pick: Pollster.com, Hot Tip: Public Pages: Code Order Index, Spotlight: VoterManager.

  • New Features: Improved Duplicate Matching Logic, Combine Duplicates Tool Updated, Remove Deposits & New VoterManager Custom Export Householding Functionality, Continued FEC Version 6.1 Issues: List of known features and their status, VoterManager Spotlight: VoterManager features, Go Paperless: Ways to go paperless with CompleteCampaigns.com.

  • New BackOffice Features: Record Search & FundRaiser Batch Reports, Need Your Feedback: Common Memos, Go Paperless: Ways to go paperless with us, Staff Pick: Enso.

  • New BackOffice Feature: New 1099 Worksheet, Need Your Feedback: Common Memos, Go Paperless: Ways to go paperless with us, Hot Tip: E-filing History Report.

  • Ben Katz's iRadio Segment Online, FEC Format Changes Update: Issues that we've run into with the new FEC format, FEC Viewer Available, CA FPPC Viewer Update.

  • FEC Format Change Now Live: The new FEC format is now live. CompleteCampaigns.com put together a free application that will allow you to view old or new FEC reports, Staff Pick: Jott.com, a voice recognition service which transcribes your voice over the phone into a text and/or email message to any of your contacts.

  • New Product Updates & Campaign 2.0 Article.

  • New FEC Viewer Available: CompleteCampaigns.com put together a free application that will allow you to view old or new FEC reports, Anti-Spam CAPTCHA Now On SiteBuilder: We have added a CAPTCHA spam filter to our SiteBuilder product to help reduce spam comments on SiteBuilder blogs.

  • Staff Pick: ieSpeller, New Features: New BackOffice Import Tool, Article: Online Advertising For Your Campaign.

  • Ben Katz Discusses Debates: Ben Katz, CompleteCampaigns.com’s founder and president, had a guest spot on the weekly internet radio show Digital Politics, New BackOffice Features: New features from the last week, 250 Tips for Public Speaking: Great list of public speaking tips.

  • FEC Report Filing Changes: Update on changes and how CompleteCampaigns.com will be ready, Helpful Links for FEC Reporting: Changed Transaction Report, Report Warnings and Errors Overview, Understanding the FEC Form 3Z-1, Tips for E-filing Your FEC Report, Articles: FEC Reporting Made Easy (or at least easier) Part I and Part II.

  • Staff Pick: Presidential Candidate Issue Grid, Hot Tip: Renaming / Changing Saved Reports.

  • Thank You: Thank you for all of your concerns about the San Diego fires, Staff Pick: TinyURL.com.

  • Update: New Campaign Guide Supplements Available, Staff Pick: Webmonkey.

  • Hot Tip: Thank You Letters from My Dashboard, Article: 7 Rules for Communicating Clearly and Concisely by Email.

  • FECMail Subscription Service, Staff Pick: jZip Software.

  • Staff Pick: YouConvertIt.com, New FEC Handbook Available, Newsletter Content Submission Request.

  • Staff Pick: Avira Anti-Virus, Focus-On: Treasurer’s Reports.

  • CompleteCampaigns.com Teams up with ElectionMall.com, Hot Tip: FEC ID # Lookup.

  • C&E conference presentations online, Staff Pick: Del.icio.us, I'll Drink To That: Jessica Hilt, our Director of Support and Training, won "Class 003 Dark Ale" with her home-brewed English Mild beer at the Kentucky State Fair.

  • New Staff at CompleteCampaigns.com: new Client Support Analyst, Julie Deloach, Staff Pick: Recover Files from Damaged CDs and DVDs with CD Recovery Toolbox, Article: Media Tours Are Key to Organizational Messaging.

  • Maximize Your Campaign’s Efforts: C&E Convention, No Newsletter Next Week.

  • Full New Features List, C&E Seminar.

  • So Many New Features: Net Worth, Today's Contributions, Days Until Election, Favorite Links, Most Recent Records Added, Today's Calendar and Tomorrow's Calendar, Part Vacation...Part Training: Having a training seminar at a beach resort in San Diego is part training, part vacation.

  • So Many New Features: Announcements, Outstanding Pledges Summary, Thank You Summary, Weekly Calendar, Hula Girl!, and System Users, Time Is Running Out: Campaigns & Elections Seminar. Topics and signup form.

  • New My Dashboard Features: Based on user voting, Events: Campaigns & Elections Seminar. Topics and signup form.

  • Vote on New My Dashboard Features: Features list based on submitted ideas and link to voting, Events: Campaigns & Elections Seminar. Topics and signup form.

  • My Dashboard Is Live: What, how, when, tell us your ideas, Events: Campaigns & Elections Seminar. Topics and signup form.

  • New Feature: My Dashboard, JobBoard Highlight: David Lytel, Quick Surveys: 2nd Annual Survey of Voters and the 6th Annual Survey of Political and Advocacy Communications Leader, Events: Campaigns & Elections Seminar.

  • Product Update: Organization Search - Committee Only, Inactive Codes, Communications and Categories Staff Pick: Goodreads.com, Quick Surveys: 2nd Annual Survey of Voters and the 6th Annual Survey of Political and Advocacy Communications Leader, Events: Campaigns & Elections Seminar, Article: Negative Campaigning.

  • Product Update: New Warnings for Financial Transactions, Custom Report Generator Now Supports 'Committee Type', User Information Now Displays Permission Settings, Staff Pick: Addictinggames.com, Article: Presentation Development.

  • Product Update: Extended Permission Levels, Add Images to Public Pages and Broadcast Emails, Financial Transactions Descriptions, Staff Pick: Yale Study on Campaign Tactics, Article: Political Fundraising 101.

  • Product Update: Improved Error Message on the Custom Report Generator, More User List Display Choices Staff Pick: Backpackit.com, Ranked #1 Political Software …Again: Article about the rankings, Article: Overcome your Fears & Become a Great Speaker.

  • Product Update: New Alert for Administrators, New Targeting Methods in Custom Financial, Staff Pick: Microbrew Beer, Events: "Super-Duper Tuesday" & "Personal Democracy Forum 2007 Conference," Article: What the Internet Teaches Us About Designing Good Direct Mail.

  • Product Update: Store Attachments on Individual and Organization Records, New functionality for Batch Coding Staff Pick: FreeConference.com, Events: "Personal Democracy Forum 2007 Conference", Our Products Info: BackOffice, VoterManager, FundRaiser, SiteBuilder.

  • Product Update: New Form 3Z-1 Analyzation Report, Making Communications Inactive, Staff Pick: MS Paint, Events: "Super-Duper Tuesday" & "Personal Democracy Forum 2007 Conference", Hot Tip: Getting a Running Count.

  • Product Update: New Fax Vendor, Staff Pick: Notepad, Events: "Super-Duper Tuesday" & "Personal Democracy Forum 2007 Conference", Article: How To Hire A Consultant.

  • New Product Features, Staff Pick: "Track It" by iShip, Events: "Super-Duper Tuesday" & "Personal Democracy Forum 2007 Conference", Article: FEC reporting Made Easy.

  • New Product Features, Staff Pick: Orbiscope Observer, Event: "Super-Duper Tuesday" , HotTip: FEC E-filing, Article: FEC reporting Made Easy.

  • New Product Features, Staff Pick: Google Maps Traffic Button, HotTip: Method-Event Cards.

  • New Product Features, Staff Pick: Free PDF Creator, Article: Web-based Software In A Political World.

  • Staff Picks: Google Toolbar, Easy Online Donations, Focus On: Codes.

  • For Volunteer Coordinators, Online Politics Is Also Local, Hot Tip: Quick Codes.

  • Help Your Treasurer, Branding Your Campaign, Letters from the FEC, Hot Tip: Changed Transaction Report.

  • Product Spotlight: BackOffice, E-filing Your FEC Report, Online Advertising.

  • CompleteGov & BackOffice, E-filing Your FEC Report, Custom Financial Report, Hot Tip: Edit Saved Reports.

  • Post-election Newsletter, Stay In Touch, Quick Reminders.

  • You've Won! Now What?, New Service: Free JobBoard Online, Focus On: IE 7, Article: 7 Ways To Reduce Stress.

  • Product Spotlight: VoterManager, JobBoard, Updating Voter Records.

  • What's new at CompleteCampaigns.com?, VoterManager, Hot Tip: Using the Details Button.

  • Color Coding Calendar Event Types, Data Import Tool, Publish in CampaignGuide.

  • Contribution PublicPages Auto-Responder, E-Voter Survey.

  • New FEC Regulations, Government Report Trouble Shooting, E-Voter Institute Survey, Running a Campaign FAQ.

  • Spotlight: On Support, Hot Tip: Custom Financial Report vs. Custom Report, Fuel us with Feedback!, Focus On: Letter Templates.

  • Thanks for Feedback, Radio Buttons in Custom Report Generator, Custom Exports.

  • Customer Service, Report Card, Survey, Saved Reports, The Modern Political Campaign Strategy.

  • Statement of Principles, Refunding Contributions, Effective Speaking Techniques.

  • Successful Year, Contacting Support from BackOffice, How to Make your Point Clear.

  • Updating BackOffice, FEC ID Look up, Public Pages.

  • AJAX, Adding Code to your Import, New Staff Members.

  • Competition, Analyzation Report, Focus your Campaign through groups, Custom Report Generator.

  • West Wing Reference and MobileOffice.

  • Improvements in System, Government Report Troubleshooting, Using the Same Idea throughout your Campaign, Recommended Accounting Practices.

  • New Software Development Director, New Servers, Trusted Sites, Reputation Management, Custom Report Generator in-depth tutorial.

  • Rave client reviews, Password Security, Using the Net in Small Budget Campaigns, Pledge Tracking.

  • Filing from Across the Globe, Custom Reports Radio Buttons, Database best practices, Database Maintenance.

  • Letter from the President, Hot Tip: FEC ID # Lookup, Case Study: Scott Walker for Governor (Wisconsin), Fundraising.