GOP consultant admits to illegal coordination

  • Feb 12, 2015

A Republican consultant has pleaded guilty to illegally coordinating ad spending between a super PAC and a congressional campaign committee. While it’s the first U.S. criminal prosecution based on this...

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How some of the industry's top firms created their brands

  • Feb 12, 2015

What do J.R.R. Tolkien, the Boston Red Sox, hamburgers and the Revolutionary War have in common? Not a punchline, believe it or not. In fact, they’ve all served to inspire the names painted onto the doors...

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Securing a newspaper endorsement

  • Feb 12, 2015

Whether you’re running a race for city council, state legislature, or a contested congressional seat, your campaign plan needs to include a detailed strategy for securing endorsements from newspaper editorial...

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Getting voters to the polls with social pressure

  • Feb 12, 2015

If you type “Marty Stone” into Google you’ll find at the top of the search results, much to my chagrin, professional bass fisherman Marty Stone. I always say, if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. So recently we...

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Why Republicans haven't closed the gap on targeting and tactics

  • Feb 05, 2015

Republicans are happy and optimistic for the first time since 2010. After President Obama’s reelection in 2012 and the loss of Virginia’s governor’s mansion in 2013, it seemed to many conservatives the game...

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