The good, the bad and the ugly of GOTV

  • Oct 07, 2014

It’s easy to have a love-hate relationship with get out the vote tactics. We have all heard crazy GOTV stories, and just like the movie “Groundhog Day,” these bad GOTV tactics tend to repeat themselves across...

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Training vets for the campaign trail

  • Oct 06, 2014

Public confidence in Congress is at historic lows. Gallup’s most recent tracking numbers show only 7 percent of Americans place either “a great deal” or “quite a lot” of confidence in Congress, and we think...

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Demographics tell the GOP: Adapt or lose

  • Oct 03, 2014

The Republican Party has spent the last two years trying to figure out what went wrong in 2012, and what needs to happen for the party to retake the White House. This is a complex question, and one that...

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Sending the right turnout message

  • Sep 29, 2014

In 2000, when I managed my first post-college political campaign, conventional wisdom had it that GOTV was the exclusive domain of the field staff, and that the concept applied strictly to the first Tuesday...

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Technology Bytes: Ready for Hillary?

  • Sep 26, 2014

Ready for Hillary may be eyeing 2016, but the Super PAC supporting a potential Clinton presidential run is a force in this year’s elections too. It has already given money to Democratic state parties...

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