DC tech startup scene 2015 — a revolution?

From Re/Code May 2015 on 1776, the startup hub (“Are DC Startups Seeding the Next Revoluion?” by Amy Schatz):

“So many politicians want to use the space for photo ops that Harris and Burfield now require them to actually do something for the 1776 community, whether it’s meeting with local startups before the cameras start rolling or having their aides added to the incubator’s growing network of regulators and elected officials.”