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Grassroots Obama

Obama and His Field Force: How California Roared

Jamie Alter Lynton | Posted 11.21.2008 | Politics
Jamie Alter Lynton

There's a good chance that the role California played in Obama's victory will go unnoticed. However, the California team actually pulled off what can only be called a field operation coup.

Outsize Obama "Video-Tagging" Confuses and Inspires Swing-State Voters

Daniel Riggs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Riggs

I didn't know about the Obama-Rama Tour until I went to park my car last Friday night and saw a giant projection of hip-hop superstar Will.I.Am's music video "Yes We Can" playing on the side of a skyscraper downtown.

Santa Cruz: Grassroots Expectations High for an Obama Administration

L.D. Janakos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
L.D. Janakos

These local political dialogues provide a platform and space for voters and politicians to solve problems, ideally without "sound bites and finger pointing."

Obama Grassroots Snapshot: South Carolina

Grayson Daughters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Grayson Daughters

"Our effort is to reach out and make contact with those people who will support Barack Obama as their canidate. We're not concerned with what the other parties are doing -- on the volunteer level, that's really not on us."

Obama's "Big Tent" Campaign Cuts Out The Little People In California

Nathaniel Bach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Nathaniel Bach

I was excitedly telling everyone that I was running to be an Obama delegate from California to the Democratic National Convention, until the campaign cut me and 900 others from the list last night.