WASHINGTON, July 25 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- WashingtonWatch.com and
PR Newswire today announced a new content sharing and promotional agreement
that will extend the reach of both organizations' content.
Through this partnership, WashingtonWatch.com will feature breaking
news from PR Newswire on its cutting-edge online legislative wiki, and PR
Newswire will distribute advisories of legislative information from
WashingtonWatch.com on its world-class news distribution network reaching
media and online audiences worldwide.
"PR Newswire Public Interest Services is dedicated to helping the
world's leading government, policy and advocacy organizations communicate
news and information to influential audiences of news media, policymakers
and online communities who follow legislative and public interest news,"
said Brian Taylor, vice president, Policy and Public Interest Services at
PR Newswire. "Providing our valued clients with featured placement of their
news on the WashingtonWatch.com platform provides tremendous benefits in
helping them reach influential audiences closely following the latest
"WashingtonWatch.com provides a user-friendly and interactive way for
the public to learn about legislation," said Jim Harper, president of
WashingtonWatch.com. "Our partnership with PR Newswire -- the global leader
in news and information distribution services for professional
communicators - - substantially increases the information available to our
users." The partnership commences with the rollout of a new "sponsored
information" feature on WashingtonWatch.com, allowing communicators to
place information relevant to each bill in Congress in a designated area of
each WashingtonWatch.com page.
Along with sponsored information, WashingtonWatch.com enables
lawmakers, public interest groups, lobbyists, trade associations, and
others involved in the legislative process to create and edit content about
specific bills through its legislative wiki. Other features at
http://www.washingtonwatch.com include regular email alerts about new bills
in Congress, active comment boards, and online polls where visitors can
vote on bills.
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behalf of tens of thousands of corporate, government, association, labor,
non- profit, and other customers worldwide. Using PR Newswire, these
organizations reach a variety of critical audiences including the news
media, the investment community, government decision-makers, and the
general public with their up- to-the-minute, full-text news developments.
Established in 1954, PR Newswire has offices in 11 countries and
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