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The Perfect Channel for Low-Info Democrat Ads

Oct. 19, 2014

What campaign ads do Republicans and Democrats run? Where do they air them? The Daily Signal reports, “The firm Echelon Insights, founded by Patrick Ruffini and Kristen Soltis Anderson, used cable TV data to produce the following five charts that paint a picture of political spending. In total, Echelon analyzed $1,065,727,692.92 in spending and 2,625,911 TV spots.” Republicans shoot for the Golf Channel, while Democrats go for the E! network. Perfect for their low-info voter constituency. More…

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