The Huge National/Swing State Divergence in Early Voting

By: Thursday November 1, 2012 11:25 am

While it may only appeal to an election nerd like myself, I think one of the most fascinating developments taking place this election is the early voting numbers. There is an incredible divergence between who is winning the early vote nationally and who is winning it in the swing states. According to both Gallup and [...]

How the Obama Campaign Dominates the Mechanics

By: Friday October 26, 2012 1:08 pm

There is still the real possibility that Mitt Romney will win this election, but there is no doubt which candidate has the more dominant campaign infrastructure. By basically every metric the Obama campaign does significantly more than the Romney campaign across the entire spectrum. It has advertised more, reach out more and set up a [...]

Obama Ground Game is Successfully Getting the Vote in Early

By: Tuesday October 23, 2012 1:37 pm

President Obama appears to hold a significant edge in early voting In basically every important swing state, which should given him a built-in advantage heading into November 6th. The Obama campaign ground game has been very successful at convincing Democrats and Obama supporters to cast their ballots well ahead of election day.

support firedoglake