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The Starbucks or McCafé Crowd: Who Counts More Politically?

Ladan Rafii | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Ladan Rafii

Yes, political candidates want to be seen as "one of us" by voters, but which one counts more: the Starbucks or McCafé crowd?

Perceptions

Frank A. Weil | Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics
Frank A. Weil

How can modern society adjust to the perceptive distortions which have been magnified by modern communications and social media?

Where's the Human Touch? A Congressional Candidate Laments the Loss of Personal Connection.

Patrick Kennedy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Patrick Kennedy

If I had to describe what it's like running for office for the first time, I'd explain it this way: Wait for a sunny day and seek out the tallest, thickest, nastiest tree you can find. Once there, strip naked and climb to the very top, wrap a blindfold around your eyes and jump into the thicket below.

Track Records and Trickle Downs: Will Elected Women Officals Benefit Other Women?

Douglas M. Branson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Douglas M. Branson

Women voters may well find of interest female candidate's track records with respect to hiring, promotion and mentoring of other women in business.

Candidates Can't Spend Campaign Money On Clothes: FEC

AP | SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Candidates can't use campaign money to improve their wardrobes, the Federal Election Commission said Thursday in a ruling that none...