FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 8, 2020 Contact: Press@targetsmart.com TargetSmart Launches Dashboard for Early Vote & Vote By Mail Data Users can track partisan affiliation & demographic data of early voters in battleground states Washington, D.C. – Today, TargetSmart, the nation’s leading Democratic political analytics firm, launched “TargetEarly,” a dashboard of national and state-by-state early vote data that tracks [...]
A new survey by TargetSmart + Dynata found more Democrats and independents would take care of business before Election Day than Republicans. By John Lapinski and Stephanie Perry Six-in-10 registered voters plan to vote early in the November general election, either by mail or at in-person early voting centers, according to a new TargetSmart + Dynata National Voter Insights Poll. Forty-one percent plan to vote by [...]
Are you concerned about getting infected at a polling place? Answers to that and much more. By Josh Clinton, John Lapinski and Stephanie Perry Sixty-eight percent of registered voters think the coronavirus outbreak will have a big impact on election turnout in the U.S., a new poll shows — and nearly 4 in 10 support delaying the November presidential election until [...]
Campaigns and political advertising agencies to benefit from new customized segments matching voter files to household viewing data As the election season heats up, it’s never been more important for campaigns and agencies to have the most complete picture of voter preferences possible in order to create messages that resonate with the public. That’s why Comscore, a trusted partner for planning, [...]
The following op-ed was published in Campaigns and Elections on November 25, 2019. The 2016 election was a low-point for political advertising. While record amounts of money were spent to reach voters online, the decisions taken by Facebook, Twitter, and Google to put profits ahead of our democracy had far-reaching consequences. Misinformation campaigns abounded, foreign governments interfered with our campaigns, [...]
For campaigns looking to gain an edge with Hispanic voters, a new study links advertising on television in Spanish with a “statistically significant” increase in turnout of Latinx voters. It’s the latest research to show that investing in Spanish-language media is a good bet for campaigns – a perennial debate in political media circles. For the most part, campaigns have [...]
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