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This page is currently being upgraded. Please help make it better. If you have any suggestions for additions, corrections and other improvements big or small please email me: The re-elect campaign formally launched and filed with the FEC on April 4,although top members of the team were laying the groundwork earlier.
The IT team started two weeks earlier in the latter part of March building the necessary infrastructure.
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For the first pay period April 15 the campaign showed 42 people on the payroll. It added about 20 people every two-week pay period through the second quarter and showed people on the payroll as of June 30 Excel. This did not include consultants.
The campaign also began building its organization around the country; in a July 13, video the campaign reported 60 field offices in 39 states. Organizing for America, which operated out of the DNC beginning inin a sense served as a campaign in waiting and many people switched over to from there.
One senior staffer noted that "we needed a lot of people" and suggested after the campaign that it might have been helpful to have had a recruiting team. It was unprecedented to have an organization as big as early, and the campaign continued to grow.
At peak in July about people were working at the headquarters in Chicago; that number declined in the following months as staff were sent out to the states. By October the campaign and state parties Organizing for America had a bit over 4, people on the payroll.
Campaign manager Jim Messina says that the most important decision made was to put the campaign in Chicago, where it could work free of inside-the-Beltway considerations. Messina says that President Obama set the tone at the outset, telling him that the campaign "has to be about the grassroots.
His view was, "We need to run a new campaign.
Among its roles, the technology department developed tools "to make door knocking easier. Messina placed a major emphasis on metrics.
The campaign was constantly modeling and testing. Will this message work with low engagement voters? Is this person likely to donate? The reason for this approach was simple. Data allowed the campaign to use its time and money more wisely.
Messina tells a great story of a volunteer in Wisconsin who was given just two doors to knock on in a particular block. At one of the homes the volunteer helped the person fill out an early vote form.This Saturday, some , Iranian exiles will descend on Paris for the annual Free Iran Gathering, sponsored by the National Council of Resistance of Iran.
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But over the last nine presidential elections, women have consistently voted for Democratic presidential candidates at higher rates than men. Jan 10, · Parties and Candidates. A country can be said to be democratic only when its elections constitute a real competition among numerous political party-backed and/or independent candidates.
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