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GovLoop.com: Facebook for federal employees

GovLoop says it is the “premier social network connecting the government community.” It is intended for anyone who is a: “gov’t employee (fed/state/local/intl), public policy student/professor, good gov’t organization, or gov’t contractor with good intentions.” TechInsider reports that it has 10,000 members. A press release from GovLoop says,

GovLoop (http://govloop.com), an online community created for and by government employees, announced today it has signed up its 10,000th member less than a year after launching. Dubbed by some as a “Facebook for Feds,” GovLoop brings together government employees from the U.S. and other nations to discuss ideas, share best practices and create a community dedicated to the betterment of government.

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