Articles tagged with Virginia
by C&E Staff / Dec 10 2013
The McAuliffe campaign is being held up as a paragon of digital advocacy.
Since defeating Republican Ken Cuccinelli in November, the Virginia governor-elect's campaign has been widely recognized as one of the best-run efforts of 2013 and part of the reason for that was its use of digital advertising -- at least according to the consultants who helped the Democrat to a narrow victory.
“A clear pattern has been developing for years now. Campaigns
by Sean J. Miller / Nov 06 2013
Democratic consultants benefited financially from the competitive governor's race in Virginia with the McAuliffe campaign spending some $13 million with a single firm.
With New Jersey's gubernatorial race a forgone conclusion, donors largely ignored state Sen. Barbara Buono's (D) campaign. As a result, her roughly $2.5 million budget provided few substantial contracts.
Her biggest outlay went to AKPD Message and Media, which received some $1.3 million in mid October for a media buy. Other firms