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Greycroft closes $200M for new growth fund

Venture capital firm Greycroft, which made early investments in The Huffington Post, paidContent, and WideOrbit, has closed on its first growth fund at $200 million, reports the Wall Street Journal.

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OpenGov has another $15M to show how governments spend your money

The topic of government spending is sort of a black hole for the majority of U.S. citizens. I know two things about it: The feds spend $3.5 trillion a year, and finding specific information about national spending is usually a huge pain in the ass. (I’d imagine it’s not much better if you work for the government, either.)