The long-awaited political event of the year has passed. You can almost hear America let out a sigh of relief. We get to enjoy our daily lives again without being bombarded by political ads. But not too fast—we’d be remiss if we don’t address the elephant in the room. Political ads may have stopped, but […]
Why Elections Are Bigger Than Politics
I know you’re tired of hearing opinions about what happened on election day. Everyone seems to have a take on it. My inbox has been flooded for days with “Election Recaps.” This is not an election recap. In our business, we don’t care so much about who wins or loses as much as we care […]
My 2020 Election Season Wish List
Ahhh, what’s that you hear? It’s the sound of (near) silence from political pundits. The sound of regular commercials instead of attack ads. The sound of us un-hiding all those Facebook friends with different political opinions than our own. Election Season 2016 is behind us, and I’d say we all deserve a drink for surviving […]
The cold, hard facts. In red and blue.
What a difference four years makes. A whopping 54% of the 195 elected officials that include the North Carolina Governor’s office, Council of State, and General Assembly are brand-new people. That’s 106 new relationships that need to be forged. The infographic below tells the story.