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What's Okay in a Campaign Blog

Tuesday, Jun. 28, 2011

Social media have changed the way political campaigns are conducted in the US, not always for the better.  In this fictionalized case study a candidate for city council who has declined the services of a local campaign consultant finds herself the target of attacks in his blog.  Then her own supporters strike back.  Written by Center Senior Fellow in Government Ethics Judy Nadler, the case asks how to refocus the campaign on important issues.

Tags: campaigns and elections