Will North Carolina campaigns be outspent by outside groups? – Spopitics

by Stewart Boss | July 16, 2012 It’s only July, but North Carolinians are already getting inundated with political ads like never before. The state’s new position as a presidential battleground has drawn millions of dollars from the Obama and Romney campaigns in recent months, and the state remains a genuine tossup according to recent polls. … Continue reading

Young America will determine our fate in 2012 – Spopitics

by Stewart Boss | June 25, 2012 The youth vote is traditionally overlooked and often outright ignored in today’s politics. But in 2008 it was a critical part of how President Obama expanded the competitiveness of the electoral map across the country. Without the margins obtained from voters under 30, Indiana, North Carolina, and Virginia would have … Continue reading