Jennifer Lockhart makes a call at the Obama campaign office on Market Street during the U.S. Presidential primary day in Louisville

 
Jennifer Lockhart makes a call at the Obama campaign office on Market Street during the U.S. Presidential primary day in Louisville
Jennifer Lockhart makes a call at the Obama campaign office on Market Street during the U.S. Presidential primary day in Louisville, Kentucky in this May 20, 2008 file photo. In the 2008 presidential race, Barack Obama was famously effective in using new technologies to raise money, mobilize voters and target his message of change. Republican political operatives, some with deep financial backing from the billionaire Koch brothers and others, are unleashing about a half dozen major projects that take advantage of advanced database technologies to manage campaigns and target voters with personalized messages. To match story USA-POLITICS/KOCHS, moved May 17, 2012. Picture taken May 20, 2008. REUTERS/Frankie Steele/Files (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY)