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The ABC of Political Marketing

Political marketing, which supposedly has a potential to become a new chapter in Kotler’s edition, has managed to baffled marketers with its functioning. This is primarily because it uses the same concepts that marketers have been learning their entire life, but gives out results which perhaps cannot be predicted by the best marketer out there. 618 more words

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Let Trump Be Trump: New book has Trump campaign inside look — screaming fits, rivalries and Big Macs

Elton John blares so loudly on Donald Trump’s campaign plane that staffers can’t hear themselves think. Press secretary Hope Hicks uses a steamer to press Trump’s pants – while he is still wearing them. 1,486 more words


Sask. francophone election mired in allegations of 'compromised' voting process

Saskatchewan’s francophone association is dealing with multiple complaints over voting “irregularities,” following allegations that candidates interfered with the balloting process prior to this month’s election. 629 more words

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Valerie Plante defeats Denis Coderre, will become Montreal's first female mayor

MONTREAL — Valerie Plante will become Montreal’s first female mayor after defeating Denis Coderre in Sunday’s municipal election.

Plante, 43, is leading with over 51 per cent of the vote compared to just under 46 per cent for the incumbent Coderre with almost all polls reporting. 351 more words


Conservatives say Hehr broke MP rules in civic campaign

The federal Conservatives are accusing Calgary Centre MP Kent Hehr of breaking House of Commons rules as he campaigned with his dad in the recent civic election, while the Liberal cabinet minister acknowledges he made a mistake. 380 more words


Breakenridge: We need to be careful in reforming municipal election financing rules

It can be said with a fair amount of certainty that this was likely the last civic election to be held under the current campaign finance rules. 589 more words


David Staples: How to win a city council race with $1,200 in donations

Jon Dziadyk is in special company.

Fifty-four times incumbents have run again in Edmonton city council races in the last two decades. Only three times has a challenger come out on top. 754 more words

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