Line of Defense

Stutts, Phillip
May 2009
Politics (Campaigns & Elections);May2009, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p32
The article encourages U.S. political consultants to conduct early vote strategy to increase the chances of their clients to win in the elections. The author notes that political campaigns should focus on the final 720 hours rather than the final 72 hours. He urges consultants and candidates to invest money, time and people in such strategy as voting standards varies in several states. Professor George Mason said that the number of people who vote early rose to 30% in 2008 from 22.5% in 2004.


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