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Secret to Obama's Success: A Great Ground Game

Derek85 Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 10:10 AM
The Obama campaign was run on two principles: Race and Jealousy. Vote for me because I am Black, and Vote for me because I will raise taxes on people who make more money than you do. Then throw in free condoms and you have the entire package.
TNLady Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 10:27 AM
Bruce2397 Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 10:59 AM
I don't know what makes it "excellent"--there's not a shred of truth to it. Obama won because he was the more appealing candidate, and because fewer Democratic candidates around the country said shreikingly stupid things, unlike Todd Aiken and Richard Mourdock...
President Obama won re-election in part because his crack campaign team understood 2012 voters and put together an impressive ground operation. Out of professional respect, Republicans should refrain from cracking jokes about the president's erstwhile profession, community organizing. That's what I took away from recordings of Harvard's Institute of Politics quadrennial presidential campaign autopsy, which were released Monday.

Team Obama conducted nightly surveys of 9,000 likely voters in 10 battleground states. Because of those surveys, campaign manager Jim Messina told the gathering, "We thought we knew exactly where the electorate was." The campaign's targeting was so tight that national field...