This has been bothering me for awhile. You see, the Billionaire’s Club has given Karl Rove a lot of money to run a national campaign. Example is Massachusetts where his Crossroads had been running attack ads against Elizabeth Warren, both candidates got together and asked outside groups to butt out of Massachusetts, and now this typically Rovian media attack on her heritage and parentage as an utter distraction from the issues facing the taxpayers of Massachusetts.
Whether you believe in my ontogeny, the phylogeny is the same: This will be a national race, run from central command and control, using stealth cash. All well and good to debate how wrong this is, and to wonder how the Obama campaign can fare against the hidden Sith Lords of the GOP.
But what about poor Congresswoman Jane Doe, Anytown U.S.A.?
How does SHE compete against the Rovian Hand and near-infinite supplies of cash?
Here is a strategy that will work, and allows Democrats to run a national campaign, while letting local candidates focus on local issues. Continue reading