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End of Saturday Mail Delivery Means Big Changes for Campaigns
Posted on February 20, 2013 at 6:04 pm by Christian Curto

Earlier this month, the U.S. Postal Service announced it will end Saturday delivery of first class mail in August making voters unreachable for the first time ever by mail on the Saturday and Sunday prior to a traditional general election. Continue reading

Campaign Solutions Helps Colbert Super PAC Raise $773,000 for Charity
Posted on December 20, 2012 at 10:37 am by Christian Curto

Campaigns Solutions is proud to have worked closely with Colbert Super PAC in raising the $773,704.83 that will now benefit the Superstorm Sandy recovery efforts, wounded veterans, and campaign finance transparency groups who focus on the influence of outside money in political campaigns. Continue reading

The Lost Art of Changing the Environment
Posted on February 23, 2012 at 10:22 am by Christian Curto

It’s not fun being the Republican candidate running in a Democrat majority district, or vice versa. So what’s the solution? Continue reading

What’s a Message?
Posted on June 6, 2011 at 1:22 pm by Christian Curto

Does your campaign have a message or is it sneaking by with only a slogan? Can you define your message in 2-3 short sentences and know who it’s targeting? Is it values-based or just laundry-listing? Does it offer a clear, compelling, emotional choice? Continue reading

Playing The Trump Card
Posted on May 17, 2011 at 9:04 am by Christian Curto

His popularity rise had a lot to do with the fact that Trump, a master of modern media, was doing everything and anything he could to engage in relevant debate with direct, frank communication tactics with the American people. Continue reading

Early Voting Trends Reveal How Elections Are Changing
Posted on May 10, 2011 at 1:08 pm by Christian Curto

If you’re not obsessing over EV trends, should you be worried? Are EV trends actually changing elections to the point that campaigns have to evolve their strategies to accommodate new voting patterns? Is it a permanent shift or just a short term anomaly from the normal patterns of voting? Continue reading

America’s Mood Judged Through Twitter
Posted on March 9, 2011 at 10:26 am by Christian Curto

Harvard and Northwestern have a new study out examining the twitter traffic of over three million Americans to illustrate the mood of the country. They’ve animated it for our enjoyment. Notice New York is always negative… Continue reading