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13
Nov

Bright Spots: 2014 Midterm Elections

Tuesday was a tough night for Democrats but we have a lot to celebrate: Iraq War veteran Seth Moulton completed an unlikely journey to win MA-6. In September, we celebrated a shocking underdog primary win over Rep. John Tierney. On Tuesday, we overcame millions in outside spending to beat top-tier Republican challenger Richard Tisei by 15 percent. We are proud to have produced the media in the race and to have been a part of

10
Dec

Congrats to our 2012 campaigns!

Congrats to Rep. Janice Hahn, Mark Takano, and Tulsi Gabbard. We’re proud to be a part of such amazing campaign teams in 2012 — and we’re thrilled to help send their voices to Congress.

13
Jul

Janice Hahn wins CA-36 special election

Last night, Los Angeles City Councilwoman Janice Hahn beat Craig Huey in the special election to fill the seat vacated by Rep. Jane Harman in California's 36th District. We are proud to have been a part of such an amazing campaign team, overcoming a 16-person field in the May 17 special election, then beating Craig Huey in the run-off, despite nearly a million dollars in self-funding from our opposition. Congratulations to Janice and the entire campaign team. We produced aggressive television ads

24
Mar

Joe Trippi & Associates Wins 4 Pollie Awards

Joe Trippi & Associates was honored to receive four Pollie Awards at the 2011 American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) award banquet on Friday. The awards – for work on Jerry Brown’s winning gubernatorial campaign in California – included Gold for Best TV Ad in a Governor Race and Best Use of Negative / Contrast in a TV Ad as well as Silver for Best TV / Radio Campaign. The firm’s use of social media during Brown’s campaign was also recognized. The

14
Mar

Joe Trippi & Associates Wins 4 Pollie Awards

Joe Trippi & Associates was honored to receive four Pollie Awards at the 2011 American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) award banquet on Friday. The awards – for work on Jerry Brown’s winning gubernatorial campaign in California – included Gold for Best TV Ad in a Governor Race and Best Use of Negative / Contrast in a TV Ad as well as Silver for Best TV / Radio Campaign. The firm’s use of social media during Brown’s campaign was also recognized. The

19
Jan

Protecting Prop B

As I wrote a few weeks ago, the Missouri legislature is stumbling towards public outrage by threatening to overturn a citizen-backed backed ballot initiative. The proposition, just passed in November, will protect hundreds of thousands of puppies and breeding dogs ensuring basic standards like veterinary care and the ability to move around; that is, if the Missouri legislature doesn't pass a politically misguided, anti-democratic repeal effort. Yesterday, Humane Society of the United States CEO,

16
Dec

Marc Ambinder, The Atlantic

...responsible, as much as any single person, for willing to life the innovations in thought and practice that gave rise to the Obama campaign

16
Dec

GQ Magazine

The genius, the new Carville.

16
Dec

The New Republic

The Man Who Reinvented Campaigning

16
Dec

The Atlantic

Political Innovator of the Decade