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Political campaigns should be issue-based, Ayorinde tells politicians

A former chairman of the Nigeria Legal Aid Council, Chief Bolaji Ayorinde (SAN), called on Monday for political campaigns to be based on issues that will lift people out of current poverty and insecurity. “We cannot afford to continue to pursue bitter and divisive politics along ethnic and religious lines. Indeed, this type of policy […]

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Political Campaigns Respond Quickly to Abbott and O’Rourke Debate

EDINBURGH, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Supporters of Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke each congratulated their respective party’s nominee after Friday’s debate at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley campus in Edinburgh. “Tonight, Greg Abbott showed Texans what real leadership is,” former Texas Supreme Court Justice Eva Guzman said in a press […]

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Police meet hunters and vigilantes in Ibadan over political campaigns

Hunters and armed cops Police Commissioner Adebowale Williams in Oyo has met hunter leaders, vigilante groups and other stakeholders to seek support for peaceful campaigns ahead of the 2023 general election. This is contained in a statement Friday in Ibadan by police spokesman Adewale Osifeso. Mr William said the meeting was also aimed at fostering […]

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Brazilian Courts Debate Use of Billboards in Political Campaigns Global Voices Français

One of the dismantled billboards in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul state | Image: Ingra Costa/Used with permission On September 5, less than a month before the first round of the Brazilian elections, the electoral courts ordered the removal of two billboards bearing the image of current President Jair Bolsonaro (PL, Liberal Party) in […]

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Don’t Link Us, ESN to Planned Attacks on Political Campaigns, Elections – Nigeria – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) yesterday revealed they were not interested in the election in Nigeria, which they described as a ‘screening process’. IPOB Spokesperson, Emma Powerful, in the statement, labeled, “Inspector General of Police (IGP) planned blackmail against IPOB will not work”, noted that the elections in Nigeria will not not meet the […]

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Handle political campaigns professionally, NBC tells broadcasters

The National Broadcasting Commission (NBC) has asked broadcasters to handle political campaigns professionally. According to NAN, Balarabe Ilelah, the general manager of NBC, said this on Monday during a multi-stakeholder dialogue held at Abuja. With campaigns for the 2023 election due to begin on September 28, Ilelah asked broadcasters to be careful not to allow […]

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Naira to suffer more depreciation when political campaigns start next week – Experts

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Naira to suffer more depreciation when political campaigns start next week – Experts – The Whistler Newspaper

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Groups launch project to discourage toxic political campaigning in Nigeria

The Center for Research on Media, Governance and Societal Development in Africa (CEREDEMS-Africa) and Positive Agenda Nigeria (PAN) have officially launched a project aimed at discouraging the promotion of toxic election campaigns during the general elections of 2023 in Nigeria. The outgoing President of the Association of Communication Scholars and Practitioners of Nigeria (ACSPN), Professor […]

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Tears and hugs for Russians called up to fight in Ukraine – Lowell Sun

By HANNA ARHIROVA ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) — Russia stepped up its military and political campaign Thursday to capture Ukrainian territory, mustering Russian army reservists to fight, plotting votes on annexation of occupied areas and launching new deadly attacks . A day after President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial mobilization to bolster his troops in Ukraine, […]

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Tears and hugs for Russians called up to fight in Ukraine

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine — Russia intensified its military and political campaign on Thursday to seize Ukrainian territory, mustering Russian army reservists to fight, preparing votes on annexation of occupied areas and launching new deadly attacks. A day after President Vladimir Putin ordered a partial mobilization to bolster his troops in Ukraine, dramatic scenes of tearful families […]

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Lawmakers are using state resources in political campaigns (and, it’s legal…for now) – Daily Montanan

Montana State Sen. David Howard, R-Park City, is shut out of the race again, but that doesn’t stop him from one last campaign this year. at the expense of the taxpayer. Just a day after the Park City School District released information about a school levy campaign, Howard sent a letter on Montana Senate letterhead […]

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Why has social media affected political campaigns? Texas ‘censorship’ law takes effect, allowing big companies to ban users

A Texas law prohibiting large social media companies from banning users’ posts based on their political views will go into effect after a federal appeals court lifted a block placed on the law on September 16. The video above is from a previous report. NetChoice and the computer & Communications Industry Association sued Texas after […]

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‘One of the worst presidential campaigns’: Navarro reflects on why Trump lost

EXCLUSIVE – DIn the home stretch of the 2020 election, former President Donald Trump was rocked by “one of the worst presidential campaigns in modern history,” says former White House adviser Peter Navarro. As Trump sought to lead the nation through the COVID-19 pandemic and throw political hay at then-candidate Joe Biden, some of his […]

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10 Ways Local Campaigns Can Harness Opposition Research

The candidate was a former county party chairman, popular and effective in every way. Now aiming to bring down a starter, he was locked in a vicious primary battle. His problem ? He hadn’t bothered to vote for a full quarter of the primaries since stepping down as president. He had absolutely not voted in […]

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Why going straight to the device is a winning game for political campaigns – TVREV

“If you’re thinking about where you can really manage your political money and engage in key protests, you should probably think about us,” notes Nyma Quidwai, Senior Director of Client Services at VIZIO. “VIZIO provides you with a highly engaged political audience. Just take a look at some of the stats – 87% of VIZIO […]

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Politicians tasked with prioritizing SDG campaigns

September 19, 2022September 19, 202288 Politicians were urged to prioritize their agenda on implementing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to ensure inclusiveness. Connected Development (CODE) founder Hamzat Lawal made the call at an event to mark this year’s Global Week campaign on Act4SDG, tagged #FlipTheScript, in Abuja. He […]

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Hamzat Lawal: Why the SDGs should inform campaigns for the 2023 elections

Hamzat Lawal, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Connected Development (CODE), said candidates for the 2023 elections should base their campaigns on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Lawal spoke to reporters Saturday at an event marking the 10th anniversary of Follow The Money (FTM), a CODE initiative to foster accountability in governance. The event also marked […]

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APC still seeking peace ahead of election campaigns

With less than two weeks before the opening of the campaign window for the presidential election and the National Assembly, the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) has yet to reconcile most of its aggrieved members. and he is always in search of peace. The aggrieved members include those who felt alienated at the party’s ward, […]

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Russian hegemony: Moscow secretly spent $300 million on global political campaigns – US Intelligence

Russia has reportedly spent around $300 million secretly funding political parties and candidates in more than two dozen countries since 2014 – apparently the country’s attempt to shape global political powers to suit its interests. According to a new US intelligence report, commissioned by US President Joe Biden’s administration, Moscow also plans to spend more […]

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How MadHive is helping political campaigns make sense of streaming – TVREV

This Innovator Spotlight from our latest report, Streaming Political Ads: How Local Innovations and CTV are Changing the Game offers a behind-the-scenes look with Joe Marino, Managing Partner and Head of Client Success at MadHive ALAN WOLK (AW): Why is streaming so popular in political campaigns? What else can it do that linear can’t? JOE […]

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Hawaii union broke spending records for failed political campaigns

According to recent primary election spending reports, the Carpenter’s Union PAC broke all previous thresholds in its efforts to keep Sylvia Luke out of the lieutenant governor’s office, including with ads that many have called libel. Additionally, she makes it clear that she has no interest in working with the Super PAC now that Luke […]

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CP provides adequate security coverage for political campaigns in Enugu

Enugu State Police Commissioner Ahmed Ammani assured political parties that the command would ensure flawless coverage of election campaigns in the state. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has officially marked in its calendar the start of nationwide election campaigns on 28 September. This assurance is contained in a statement issued on behalf of the […]

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CSO charges Nigerians with technology to track political campaigns

By Sani Idris Partnership for Issues-Based Campaign in Nigeria (PICaN), a civil society organization, has tasked Nigerians to use available technology platforms to track and document politicians’ campaign pledges in the 2023 elections. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the organization said this at a one-day workshop supported by the Partnership to Engage […]

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CSOs instruct Nigerians to use technology to track political campaigns

1 Partnership for the issues-based campaign in Nigeria (PEAKaN), a civil society organization, has tasked Nigerians to use available technology platforms to track and document politicians’ campaign pledges in the 2023 elections. 2 News Agency of Nigeria reports that the organization said so during a one-day workshop supported by the Partnership for Reform and Learning […]

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Letter: Political Campaigns

By Linda Sharp Updated: 4 hours ago Published: 4 hours ago Most Alaskans’ campaigns include five different seats to vote for. Voters can request mail-in ballots at alaska.gov/elections now. Early voting begins Oct. 24, daily at 2525 Gambell Street or Anchorage City Hall. Les Gara for governor is by far my choice. Mary Peltola for […]

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Variants | The Three Rs of Political Campaigns | Views

THE September 2022 issue of Reader’s Digest includes the following “fun fact” about the origin of the word “candidate”: “In ancient Rome…[p]politicians wore sparkling white robes… to show the purity of their intentions. This white toga was called candida togaLatin candidate (bleach). From there we get the English words candidate (a candidate office) and Candid […]

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Political campaigns embrace streaming for medium-term ads

The week after Labor Day traditionally marks the start of the fall election season, with campaigns racing to get their message to the airwaves ahead of the November midterms. And this time, cable cutters will not be spared from the advertising onslaught. Campaigns on both sides of the aisle are expected to spend $1.2 billion […]

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The hardest part of working on RI political campaigns

Here’s what they had to say. ⚓ “Working with Candidates. Look, even the most seasoned politician gets nervous before debates, worries about voter reaction, and overthinks messages on campaign materials. Everyone expects candidates to powerful political leaders may be overbearing and authoritarian, but in reality they are just people like us and they have the […]

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Solicit foreign funds for political campaigns, was Peter Obi right?

As political parties prepare for the announcement by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of the start of political campaigns, political parties and their candidates have been scouring the country and the diaspora for support and assistance. There is nothing unusual about this, as political parties are required by law to finance their activities from […]

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COMMENT: Intertwining Political Campaigns with the Wizard of Oz – by MTSU Professor Dr. Larry Burriss

The Wizard of Oz, The Emperor Without Clothes, and Political Campaigns. With the interweaving of the three, here is Professor Larry Burriss of the MTSU School of Journalism & Strategic Media… BURRISS COMMENT – Verbatim: “What do the Wizard of Oz and the Clothesless Emperor have in common?” Well, they both could have been political […]

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Police warn against illegal political campaigning

In accordance with the regulations of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) regarding pre-election activities in view of the upcoming general elections in 2023, the police warned the public against political misconduct. This is contained in a statement signed in Ibadan by the Police Public Relations Officer, Mr. Olawale Osifeso. The declaration states that political […]

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Changing the Ground Rules of Political Campaigns | News, Sports, Jobs

As we all know, the campaigns are officially underway. We know that political messages are carefully crafted by people trained in the art of obfuscation and highly paid for their skills. It’s a shame that people can’t talk to each other. What if we could ask simple questions and receive honest answers? The […]

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Political campaigns have deteriorated; let’s change the rules | News, Sports, Jobs

Record-Eagle reporter Elizabeth Brewer had the opportunity for a brief interview with Governor Gretchen Whitmer earlier this month. We appreciate having this time with the Governor to ask questions and discuss areas of concern. And we look forward to the opportunity to interview Tudor Dixon, the Republican gubernatorial candidate. As we all know, […]

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The Coolest Viral Movie Marketing Campaigns

Before a movie hits theaters, studios spend a lot of money – up to millions of dollars in some cases – to promote the finished product. Before a movie is released, teasers, trailers, billboards and other goodies are presented to potential audiences to pique their interest. It doesn’t matter how good a movie is – […]

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State Fair events are a preview of political campaigns | Rich Miller

The two days of partisan political events during the Illinois State Fair are like miniature, stripped down and informal versions of national political conventions. They serve as something of a kickoff to our fall campaign season, so they’re usually watched closely by reporters covering the campaigns and by insiders. Speeches and organized theater are generally […]

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The truth has become the victim of political campaigns

By GARRY RAYNO, InDepthNH.org “Summer and life is easy / The fish are jumping and the cotton is high,” an almost perfect description of midsummer. The lyrics are the opening lines of the famous opera song “Porgy and Bess” written by George Gershwin almost a century ago. And in the Granite State, the “lazy, foggy, […]

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FEC says Google can let political campaigns dodge Gmail spam filters

The Federal Election Commission has approved a proposal that could make it easier for political campaigns to bypass spam filters. Commissioners voted 4-1 to approve a Gmail pilot, agreeing with Google that the program would not violate election rules because reports. In June, Google would allow emails from “Authorized Candidate Committees, Political Party Committees, and […]

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Political campaigns, groups use Mar-a-Lago raid to raise funds ahead of midterm elections

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! The FBI raid on former President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate has sparked a feeding frenzy from several political groups and campaigns, both Democrats and Republicans, as they raise funds ahead of the upcoming midterm elections. -mandate. The raid, according to Republican candidates who are using the incident to […]

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Florida sheriff accused of pressuring candidates to drop political campaigns

TITUSVILLE — A third candidate for public office has come forward to say a sheriff on Florida’s Space Coast offered help finding a job in exchange for quitting a race and supporting his favorite candidate. Brevard County Assistant District Attorney Kimberly Musselman told Florida Today that Brevard County Sheriff Wayne Ivey asked her to step […]

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Political Campaigns Hold More Data About You Than You Think

It’s now midterm election season, and millions of voters are receiving tons of emails, texts, and phone calls they may not even have signed up for. Political calls, texts and emails are spamming voters everywhere, and it’s getting easier for political campaigns and causes to know exactly who to contact. While robocalls have been used […]

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Political campaigns contain more data than you think

It’s now midterm election season, and millions of voters are receiving tons of emails, texts, and phone calls they may not even have signed up for. Political calls, texts and emails are spamming voters everywhere, and it’s getting easier for political campaigns and causes to know exactly who to contact. While robocalls have been used […]

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Twilio, a texting platform popular with political campaigns, reports a violation

Written by Tonya Riley August 8, 2022 | CYBERSCOOP Twilio, a communications software popular with political campaigns, revealed a breach affecting a “limited number” of customers. The company said in a blog post on Sunday that it was still in the early stages of its investigation. Twilio says he became aware of the hack on […]

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Khaligraph explains why he refused to participate in political campaigns (video)

Kenya is about to elect its 5th president; and there have been several methods employed by politicians in their campaigns, including hiring entertainers to support them. Diamond Platnumz recently attended Raila’s political rally and supported him. According to reports, Diamond was paid $100,000 (11.9 million shillings) for the 10-minute performance, which translates to around 1.2 […]

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Political campaigns contain more data than you think (VIDEO)

Technology and social media have increased the digital footprint, which means campaigns can learn a lot about a person before they even contact them. It’s now midterm election season, and millions of voters are receiving tons of emails, texts, and phone calls they may not even have signed up for. Political calls, texts and emails […]

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Local Opinion: Political Campaigns Must End Overt Racism in Ads | Local editorials and opinion

Here is the opinion and analysis of the authors: Communities in southern Arizona are appalled at the level of racism and despicable lies around migration, and especially our US-Mexico border, displayed by campaigns for political office. As members of community organizations, faith-based, labor and social justice groups, we are deeply alarmed and concerned by the […]

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Issue-Based Political Campaigns Please | The Guardian Nigeria News

SIR: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar during his interview on Arise TV recently was credited with seemingly disgusting remarks. In a bid to crack the chances of Labor flag-bearer Peter Obi, the former vice-president boldly declared that ‘about 90 per cent of people in the North are not on the internet’ and […]

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Investor money floods political campaigns | News, Sports, Jobs

“We are not Americans. We will die as Hawaiians; we will never be Americans. Haunani-Kay Trask, an activist scholar, shouted this to the world in 1993 on the centennial of the overthrow of the Hawaiian kingdom. This must be heard now and understood. Hawaii – illegally occupied territory – and the people/kanaka – […]

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How Much Do Michigan Political Campaigns Cost?

detroit today Elections cost more. In 2018, Michigan had the most expensive election season ever. At least $324 million has been spent on various campaigns, according to the Michigan Campaign Finance Network. At the national level, the trend seems to be the same. From 1998 to 2018, midterm election spending increased by more than $4 […]

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Traditional Labor Day kickoff to fall political campaigns is now ‘obsolete,’ says SIU professor

(Photo Shutterstock) July 26, 2022 Traditional Labor Day kickoff to fall political campaigns is now ‘obsolete,’ says SIU professor by Pete Rosenbery CARBONDALE, Ill. — The tradition of Labor Day kicking off the November general election is now “obsolete,” according to John Jackson, visiting professor at the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute at Southern Illinois […]

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Denby Fawcett: Hawaii’s political campaigns have lost all the fun and excitement

Political campaigns are a long way off these days. Not face to face. Our contact with candidates is mostly limited to seeing their electronic faces in TV commercials or listening to their pre-packaged policy statements in TV forums. No one is to blame, not even the candidates, for what has happened to take the fun […]

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Arewa Youths: We will not allow political campaigning in our area unless…

Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Arewa Youth Assembly (AYA) has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to take immediate and decisive action to stem the growing tide of insecurity in Northern Nigeria. The group warned that politicians would not be allowed to campaign for votes unless peace was restored to the region. The group’s spokesman, […]

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Imperatives of thematic political campaigns

Democracy is a style of government in which the people have the right and authority to deliberate and decide who rules them at any time. It is commonly referred to as the government of the people by the people and for the people. This usually suggests that the people are at the heart or center […]

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5 Times Political Campaigns Made a Really Bad Song Choice

For years, political campaign organizers have used pop music to punctuate their rallies and speeches with familiar hymns. It’s such a common practice that the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers (ASCAP) has a list of guidelines for proper use so that artists get paid and can give their approval before being associated with […]

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California Reallows Crypto Contributions to State and Local Political Campaigns

Candidates for state and local offices in California will once again be allowed to accept cryptocurrency donations after a ban was lifted Thursday by the state’s Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC). The ban was imposed in 2018. California was one of nine states that had banned political contributions in crypto due to perceived transparency and […]

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California Ends Ban on Bitcoin and Other Crypto Donations to Political Campaigns

Golden state lawmakers have voted to end the ban on cryptocurrency donations to state and municipal political candidates. The Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC) ruled Thursday that California residents can donate any amount (within California contribution limits) into cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. But don’t get too excited, anon. While accepting crypto donations may feel like […]

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Political campaign exhibit at Old Capitol is worth your time

Bill Cotterel | The curmudgeon of the capital Have you ever seen the Firestone airship? No, not the Goodyear airship. Anyone who’s been to a big football game knows this heavyweight behemoth. The Firestone Blimp is a campaign gadget, a small plastic thank you note given to major political supporters by former Florida lawmaker George […]

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Children’s issues are not prominent enough in political campaigns

Legend I have been listening to ongoing political debates on social media as well as those broadcast live on mainstream media platforms in recent days. Politicians work hard to sell their plans to reduce poverty and create wealth, but the issues affecting children and their remedies are not very clearly articulated. Even during the vice-presidential […]

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Connecticut political campaigns clash over abortion

July 15, 2022, 9:55 p.m.Updated 5 m ago By: News 12 Staff Three weeks after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, Connecticut Democrats are campaigning hard on abortion. But in a state where reproductive rights are firmly entrenched, Republicans say voters are more concerned about record inflation and slow economic growth. Governor Ned Lamont […]

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Kansas City-area homeowners and political campaigns report stolen yard signs

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Homeowners and multiple political campaigns for the August primaries are having their yard signs stolen from properties in Missouri and Kansas. Jason Withington, a candidate for the Clay County Commission, said someone was caught on his neighbor’s camera stealing several signs in his neighborhood. “Over the past week, we have received […]

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Karnataka: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Arvind Kejriwal to step up election campaigns from August | Bangalore News

BENGALURU: Campaign for Assembly elections set to step up several notches in August, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Aam Aadmi party leader Arvind Kejriwal should face each other in the first phase. The two have several penciled-in public gatherings around the same time. Modi and Kejriwal, on whose behalf the BJP and AAP will […]

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“Changing New Age ‘Phygital’ Campaigns: The Decade of Political Consulting Paradigm Shift

By – Shoumik Shetty Since the days when political parties bestowed favors on caste leaders to secure votes, and when many people believed that dynastic politics would ensure electoral victories, the landscape of Indian politics has changed dramatically. This shift has been fueled by demographic shifts such as a multiple rise in the middle class, […]

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Declan Hahn sheds light on the importance of Twitter for political campaigns

Declan Hahn Declan Hahn thinks Twitter is a game-changer for the fate of a political campaign. WASHINGTON, DC, WASHINGTON, USA, July 12, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Declan Hahn, a Washington-based political strategist and consultant, believes Twitter is the most effective medium for political breakdown and reach due to other social media platforms being less objective in […]

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Former CM Kamal Nath campaigns for Ratlam municipal elections

Ratlam (Madhya Pradesh): On the last day of campaigning before the municipal elections in Ratlam, former Chief Minister Kamal Nath campaigned for mayoral and party corporation candidates in the city. The state party leader canvassed voter support for the party’s candidates during the three-hour marathon road show. At the event, Congress Leader Kantilal Bhuria, State […]

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Belgium and France launch their Euro 22 campaigns

On Sunday, miserly Belgium and France join in the Euro 2022 party as Group D finally kicks off. The Belgians kick off their campaign against Iceland at Manchester City Academy Stadium, while the French take on Italy at Rotherham’s New York Stadium. Here, the PA news agency takes a look at what lies ahead on […]

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Misinformation rears its ugly head as Kenyan election campaigns heat up

By AGGREY MUTAMBO Kenya’s preparations for the August 9 general election are facing what is now an international problem: keeping fake news away from campaign platforms. Misinformation, experts warn, could likely set the country back on the old path of post-election violence unless nipped in the bud. As elections to replace incumbent Uhuru Kenyatta approach, […]

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Top mobile ad formats for display advertising campaigns in mobile apps

Mobile ads are important for advertisers because app publishers focus heavily on their app monetization techniques. However, knowing the right ad format that suits the particular ad or communicates well with the audience is a must. In this article, we’ve listed some of the top mobile ad formats for display advertising campaigns commonly adopted by […]

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Gombe Police Warn Against Eid Field Political Campaigns

The Gombe State Police Command has warned politicians in the state to adhere to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) timetable regarding the timing of the 2023 general elections and to avoid any form of political campaigning or gathering under any pretext whatsoever at places of Eid prayer. The warning was contained in a press […]

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Michigan Disability Group: Tips for More Inclusive Political Campaigns and Elections

A challenge is considered on a ballot during a statewide presidential election recount in Waterford Township, Mich., Monday, Dec. 5, 2016. The recount comes at the request of the Party candidate green, Jill Stein, who also called for recounts in Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya) As the 2022 election nears, groups in Michigan are […]

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Republicans outline 2024 presidential prospects in Iowa midterm campaigns

US Senator Tom Cotton spent his Wednesday afternoon at Jethro’s BBQ ‘n Bacon Bacon in West Des Moines. He didn’t come for the food: The Arkansas conservative came to help Iowa Sen. Zach Nunn launch his coalition of campaign veterans, offering his support in the race against incumbent U.S. Representative Cindy Axne. This isn’t the […]

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MI disability group: Tips for more inclusive political campaigns and elections

As the 2022 election nears, groups in Michigan are working to educate political campaigns on how to become more accessible to voters with disabilities. Across the country, in recent years, voters with disabilities have voted 6% less often than their peers without disabilities. And Dessa Cosma, executive director of Detroit Disability Power, said it’s often […]

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MI Disability Group Advice for more inclusive political campaigns Elections / Public News Service

As the 2022 election nears, groups in Michigan are working to educate political campaigns on how to become more accessible to voters with disabilities. Across the country, in recent years, voters with disabilities have voted 6% less often than their peers without disabilities. And Dessa Cosma, executive director of Detroit Disability Power, said it’s often […]

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Security and Campaigns 2023

Security, the economy and corruption were the most pending issues in the 2015 and 2019 elections. Of the three issues, security has already established itself as the most contemporary issue for any credible campaign in 2022- 23. The increase in insurgency in the coming days will make it more relevant and urgent. Sadly, Nigerians either […]

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In a first, Kejriwal is campaigning for the AAP mayoral candidate in MP

In a bid to try its luck in Madhya Pradesh – a heavily bipolar state – the Aam Aadmi party has made inroads into the polls of the panchayat and local bodies held in the state. The seriousness of the AAP’s intention became apparent when AAP national official and Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal staged […]

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Again, INEC extends CVR to Nigerians… warns against political campaigning

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has again extended the Continuous Voter Registration (CVR) exercise in the country until further notice.It was even as the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) warned political parties and their proxies against hiding under the guise of the ongoing voter registration exercise to engage in any form politics or campaigns.The […]

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Don’t hide under voter registration to engage in political campaigns, INEC warns political parties – The Sun Nigeria

The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) has warned political parties and their proxies against going into hiding under the guise of the ongoing voter registration exercise to engage in any form of politicking or campaigning. Kano State’s Resident Election Commissioner of INEC, Risqua A Shehu issued the warning during a press conference at his office […]

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It’s the year of political campaigns to prepare for a cookie-free year 2024

The ad targeting landscape will certainly look different in 2024, when political campaigns are expected to spend up to $2 billion on digital ads. That’s why it’s critical that political campaigns start experimenting in midterm elections this year. Here’s what you need to know. Political campaigns are expected to spend nearly $9 billion on advertising […]

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NDLEA pledges to arrest politicians who encourage drug use during campaigns

The Nigerian Command of the National Drug Enforcement Agency (NDLEA) has promised to prosecute politicians who encourage the use of illicit drugs during political campaigns. Haruna Kwetishe, the NDLEA commander in the state, told reporters in Minna on Tuesday that these politicians would be arrested and prosecuted. “We will monitor all campaign rallies and prosecute […]

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Rep. Rodney Davis campaigns in Quincy the day before the Illinois primary

QUINCY (WGEM) — It’s one day before the Illinois primary election, and campaign stops have continued in Quincy. Rep. Rodney Davis (R-Taylorville) stopped by Quincy on Monday, saying he was the right candidate for the new 15th congressional district. Davis said he has strong support heading into Tuesday’s primary. “We’re going to fight the Biden […]

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BJP’s Dr. Jamdar Campaigns in Eastern Assembly Segment

Staff reporter On Sunday, the mayoral candidate of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Dr. Jitendra Jamdar, conducted an election campaign in 11 wards of the Eastern Assembly Segment and sought the people’s support and blessings. Along with party leaders and workers, he visited Shyama Prasad Mukherjee neighborhood, Sheetlamai neighborhood, Dwarka Prasad Mishra, Seth Govinddas, Siddhababa, Pt. […]

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Jim Fossel: Only desperate campaigns turn into political stunts

It is quite difficult to stand for election. Although I’ve never done it personally, having been on enough campaigns over the years, believe me, I know. So I sympathize with candidates who make mistakes – if they are legit. It is worth taking a moment here to analyze the difference between legitimate mistakes and political […]

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US House members warned against misinformation in upcoming campaigns

Election security experts warned lawmakers at a US House Administration hearing on Wednesday of targeted disinformation campaigns that could take place in the upcoming midterm and presidential elections. The witness panel also highlighted to members of the Elections Subcommittee the dangers of conspiracy groups and their ability to sow disinformation about voter fraud. Lisa Deeley, […]

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Ad spend in top 5 political campaigns hits $500 million so far

• Beyond Georgia, the other three most expensive US Senate races are in Pennsylvania ($119 million combined ad spend by Republicans and Democrats), Arizona ($90 million) and Nevada ($74 million) during our measurement window. • In Pennsylvania there is no incumbent – ​​US Senator Pat Toomey (right) announced in October 2020 that he would not […]

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How political campaigns get your information and flood your phone with text messages

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFF) – Many voters receive political texts on their mobile phones and this election cycle, one is causing controversy. Dale Strong and Casey Wardynski face off in this race for the seat of the 5th House of Congressional District. On June 20, the day before the second round, a text message was sent […]

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Politicians have warned against divisive and violent political campaigns

The Coast (RC) Regional Commissioner, John Elungata, has called on politicians to wage non-violent campaigns ahead of the August 9, 2022 general election in a bid to preserve peace in the country. Elungata called on political leaders who are vying for various elective seats to particularly refrain from hurling insults and verbal attacks, but rather […]

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Raskin: Pence was a hero on Jan. 6 for resisting ‘pressure campaigns’ and ‘coercive efforts’

Rep. Jamie Raskin (D-Md.) said Sunday that former Vice President Mike Pence was a hero on Jan. 6, 2021, for standing up to pressure to cancel the 2020 election from former President Trump and of his allies. During an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” moderator Chuck Todd asked Raskin, a member of the House […]

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Low-key presidential campaigns in William Ruto’s Rift Valley turf

Vice President William Ruto addresses the residents of Karatina in Nyeri County. [DPPS, Standard] The Rift Valley region is witnessing unusually low-key campaigns for the presidency. Vice President William Ruto and his Kenya Kwanza partners do not seem to be giving the Rift the same attention as other regions in their vote hunt, assuming it […]

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Toyota and GM are on list of Pride sponsors donating to anti-LGBTQ campaigns

Every June, people from all walks of life celebrate Pride, honoring the social and legal progress members of the LGBTQ communities have worked hard to achieve and highlighting the obstacles they still have to overcome. Corporate sponsorship of Pride events has been increasingly controversial over the years – corporations are either praised for taking a […]

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Dr. Oz Campaigns in Lackawanna County

DUNMORE, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Pennsylvania Republican Senate candidate Dr. Mehmet Oz made a campaign stop Thursday in Lackawanna County. At the same time, close people with opposing views rallied against him. Oz came to northeast Pennsylvania as part of his “Victory in November” tour of cities across the state.But supporters of Democratic Pennsylvania Senate […]

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Order paper to convene a dialogue on constituency projects, election campaigns

OrderPaper Advocacy Initiative will convene a national dialogue on Area Intervention Projects (ZIPs), commonly referred to as precinct projects, and electoral campaigns for legislative office. The discussion aims to raise public awareness of the electoral promises made by politicians running for election to the National Assembly. The event will be held at Transcorp Hilton, Abuja […]

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Kenyatta to lead Azimo campaigns but not attend rallies – Kega

Nyeri – Kieni MP Kanini Kega has reiterated that President Uhuru Kenyatta will not campaign for Azimio la Umoja-One Kenya coalition party presidential candidate Raila Odinga in Mount Kenya region. The lawmaker said that President Kenyatta, who is the sponsor of the alliance, has enough foot soldiers to solidify the Mount Kenya electoral bloc to […]

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As primary approaches, undecided voters at center of multiple GOP campaigns

With only 15 days until June 28 from Illinois primary, GOP primary voters who were undecided in the gubernatorial race are starting to make up their minds. But a new poll shows about two-thirds of Republicans are still unsure of the US Senate, attorney general and secretary of state. Several GOP campaigns are hitting the […]

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Answer Man: Why is so much money spent on certain political campaigns? | Local News

Q: Why is so much money spent on certain political campaigns? A: The size of campaign budgets is generally tied to office influence, not salary. The more people, companies and groups concerned with the issues over which the office has jurisdiction, the more they are motivated to financially support a candidate who shares their views. […]

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At least four are considering campaigns for the president of the alderman of St. Louis | Policy

ST. LOUIS — Aldermanic Chairman Lewis Reed’s abrupt departure this week from the key post he held for 15 years has prompted at least four ward aldermen to consider running to succeed him in the next election. Two have run citywide before: Cara Spencer of the 20th Ward, who lost the mayoral race last year, […]

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Letter: Appalled by political campaign tactics | Letters to the Editor

We recently received another flyer in the mail from a committee chaired by Mr. Pat Finken. This flyer contained statements that attempt to smear Ryan Eckroth’s character again. These allegations were only made by one private person (and have never been proven), but rather than challenge them in a potentially long and costly process, Ryan […]

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New MiQ Research Exposes Growing Risks for Political Campaigns That Still Depend on Linear TV | Company

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–June 7, 2022– As the 2022 political races begin to heat up and the 2024 presidential election looms, MiQ – a global programmatic media partner – has released the findings of a revealing report. Title, The Political Media Remix: How Digital Can Make Political TV Buying Smarterresults show that Republican and Democratic advertisers […]

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New MiQ research exposes growing risks for political campaigns still reliant on linear TV

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As the 2022 political races begin to heat up and the 2024 presidential election looms on the horizon, MiQ – a global programmatic media partner – has released the findings of a revealing report. Title, The Political Media Remix: How Digital Can Make Political TV Buying Smarterresults show that Republican and Democratic advertisers […]

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More Americans donate to political campaigns

In the first quarter of 2022, just over 9 million Americans donated a total of $380 million to Democratic candidates and progressive causes on ActBlue, a left-leaning political fundraising site. Contributions more than doubled from the first quarter of 2018, the last midterm election cycle. WinRed, a Republican platform launched in 2019, processed $170 million […]

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Digital currencies are pouring into political campaigns, but state regulations vary widely

For congressional candidate Shrina Kurani, cryptocurrency isn’t just the future of money, it’s a transformative technology that could revolutionize campaign finance and appeal to a new generation of voters. She is part of a vanguard of candidates courting campaign contributions in digital currencies such as Bitcoin. “We are a campaign that speaks to a large […]

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Digital currencies are flowing to political campaigns, but state rules vary

For congressional candidate Shrina Kurani, cryptocurrency isn’t just the future of money, it’s a transformative technology that could revolutionize campaign finance and appeal to a new generation of voters. She is part of a vanguard of candidates courting campaign contributions in digital currencies such as Bitcoin. “We are a campaign that speaks to a large […]

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Regulators Concerned About Cryptocurrency Donations to Political Campaigns – Boston News, Weather, Sports

For congressional candidate Shrina Kurani, cryptocurrency isn’t just the future of money, it’s a transformative technology that could revolutionize campaign finance and appeal to a new generation of voters. She is part of a vanguard of candidates courting campaign contributions in digital currencies such as Bitcoin. “We are a campaign that speaks to a large […]

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Crypto pours millions into US political campaigns

Cryptocurrency executives are banking on US politics more than many industry stalwarts, according to a report, with political crypto donations exceeding $26 million in 2021 and the first three months of 2022. The money went beyond spending by internet giants, drugmakers and the defense industry. And with the new influx, he’s given more money to […]

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Kenya: IEBC to harmonize political campaigns in Makueni

Makueni – The Independent Electricity and Boundary Commission (IEBC) of Makueni County will harmonize political campaigns in the region to avoid conflicts, especially in major commercial centers. The revelations were made by IEBC Makueni County Returning Officer Maurice Raria, who said each of the contenders for different seats had already submitted a draft schedule of […]

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IEBC to Harmonize Political Campaigns in Makueni » Capital News

MAKUENI, Kenya, May 31 – The Independent Electricity and Boundary Commission (IEBC) of Makueni County will harmonize political campaigns in the region to avoid conflicts, especially in major trading centres. The revelations were made by IEBC Makueni County Returning Officer Maurice Raria, who said each of the contenders for different seats had already submitted a […]

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In some political campaigns, the separation of church and state “a myth”

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The victory party took on the guise of an evangelical worship service after Doug Mastriano won Pennsylvania’s Republican gubernatorial primary this month. As a Christian singer led the crowd in song, some raised their arms in praise. Mastriano began his remarks by referring to Scripture: “God uses fools to confound the wise.” […]

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IEBC warns against using state resources for 2022 election campaigns

“A member of the commission, any person designated by the commission or any authorized agency has the power to seize or order the seizure of all state resources which are unlawfully used in an election campaign”, said IEBC President Wafula Chebukati. Vehicles, equipment, premises and any other state property in government custody could not be […]

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The Curious American History of Political Campaigns in Prisons

Can a candidate run for US elections while incarcerated? For the most part, yes. In fact, though rare, the United States has a curious history of political campaigns from prison, some of which have been successful. Section 1 of the United States Constitution requires members of the House and Senate to meet three conditions: All […]

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Political campaigns win with CTV — but keep these 3 things in mind for the midterms

“On television and videois a column exploring the opportunities and challenges of advanced television and video. Today’s column is yahoo Commercial Director Iván Markman. As the 2022 midterm elections approach, political advertising is set to experience another boom year. Spending is expected to reach $8.92 billion, slightly less than the $8.96 billion spent in 2020, […]

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Bathurst resident Cathie Hale campaigns to rethink local tree protection policy | western avocado

news, local news, A South Bathurst resident calls for a major overhaul of Bathurst’s tree protection policy after the loss of five century-old oak trees to Bant Street development. The trees, located between 56 and 58 Bant Street, were removed on Monday after work was halted for nearly two months following public outcry. However, the […]