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1SmithAngela SmithUniversity of Arkansas MonticelloPolitical ScienceDr. John DavisOctober 4,2020
2SmithAbstractIn this paper I will be explainingthe characteristics and goals of modern campaign strategy.What are the specific goals of candidates seeking to win office? How do party organizations,party identification, demographics, previous electoral outcomes, and polling play roles in thisprocess?
3SmithCampaign StrategiesCharacteristicsCharacteristics and goal of modern-day campaign have been about the same since man wasuniformed. Campaigns are tied to lobby groups and political parties the first one was in 1880("The Modern Political Campaign | Boundless Political Science", 2020). Organization is the keyto any good campaign, and it is ran like a large business("The Modern Political Campaign |Boundless Political Science", 2020). To have a successful campaign you must have a campaignmanager to coordinate though modern campaign managers are more concerned with executingstrategy than setting it("The Modern Political Campaign | Boundless Political Science", 2020).The Activists are just loyal foot soldiers who go door to door and make calls("The ModernPolitical Campaign | Boundless Political Science", 2020). Campaign in the United States oftentake longer than other democracies it can take months or years before the big day("The ModernPolitical Campaign | Boundless Political Science", 2020). There are many techniques to acampaign team from relaying the message to recruiting volunteers and raising money("TheModern Political Campaign | Boundless Political Science", 2020). The internet now plays a bigpart in campaign it not only reaches out to the younger population. Also, its low cost and onFacebook and YouTube its free advertisement("The Modern Political Campaign | BoundlessPolitical Science", 2020).Goals
4SmithGoals are important to have but you need to know why you are setting those goals in the firstplace. When a candidate decides to run for office, they need to have a goal set for why they are.

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