political campaign

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n political campaign the campaign of a candidate to be elected
    • n political campaign a race between candidates for elective office "I managed his campaign for governor","he is raising money for a Senate run"
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Quotations

  • Walter Lippmann
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    “Football strategy does not originate in a scrimmage: it is useless to expect solutions in a political campaign.”
  • Oscar Ameringer
    Oscar Ameringer
    “Politics is the gentle art of getting votes from the poor and campaign funds from the rich by promising to protect each from the other.”
  • Woodrow T. Wilson
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    “Prosperity is necessarily the first theme of a political campaign.”

Usage

In literature:

Football strategy does not originate in a scrimmage: it is useless to expect solutions in a political campaign.
"A Preface to Politics" by Walter Lippmann
It was during a political campaign in Indiana.
"Watch Yourself Go By" by Al. G. Field
He took an active part in the political campaign of 1876, and was sent to Union Chapel, Cincinnati, 1877-8.
"History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Washington Williams
Political campaigns, begin 1789, i.
"A Political History of the State of New York, Volumes 1-3" by DeAlva Stanwood Alexander
He had decided, after all, not to remain aloof from the political campaign.
"Roosevelt in the Bad Lands" by Hermann Hagedorn
Political campaigns, (if such a term could be applicable to the politics of Mizora) were of the mildest possible character.
"Mizora: A Prophecy" by Mary E. Bradley
The Presidential campaign of 1844 was distinguished by political song-singing.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 20, No. 121, November, 1867" by Various
Political campaigns, Anna E. Dickinson, ii, 43.
"History of Woman Suffrage, Volume III (of III)" by Various
In politics, coveting national honors, men spend months in laying out a campaign.
"A Man's Value to Society" by Newell Dwight Hillis
It had been part of the political issue in the last campaign.
"Jennie Gerhardt" by Theodore Dreiser
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In news:

Political campaigns are turning to CRM tools and techniques to find and reach their customers--the voting public.
Great moments from TV commercials of the 1982 political campaign.
Here we are, well into the 21st century, in the middle of another political campaign, and we still have not achieved the promise of "one person, one vote.".
Political campaigning today is nothing like it was just a few years ago.
A set of robo calls for a political campaign has upset hundreds of Northeast Missouri residents.
'She has launched a political campaign to save her reputation before she's even nominated,' he tells Spin Cycle's Howard Kurtz.
The state deputy commissioner for political practices says Steve Bullock's campaign violated election rules by writing 11 checks that were signed by someone other than the campaign's treasurer or deputy treasurer.
Your Friday story about wealthy Florida campaign contributors injecting themselves into local congressional races highlights the urgent need to change the funding of political campaigns.
The intensity of opinions and feelings during the long political campaign showed the depth of that concern.
The state deputy commissioner for political practices says Steve Bullock 's campaign violated election rules by writing 11 checks that were signed by someone other than the campaign's treasurer or deputy treasurer.
President Obama and Vice President Biden have held about 125 political campaign events since taking office.
In just two days the 2010 political campaign will be over.
Texting donations to political campaigns could catch on .
I'm a big fan of fact- checking , especially during political campaigns when so much is at stake and examples can be found on all sides of claims that are either false or not quite accurate.
Citizens need to restore civility , sense to political campaigns.
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In science:

It is a dynamical convincing process, where we have at the same time the interaction between neighbours and external influence (political advertising, campaigns etc).
Election results and the Sznajd model on Barabasi network
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