Best New Campaign Tool of 2018

Earlier this month PDI was proud to be voted Best New Data and Analytics Tool for 2018 and the Best New Overall Campaign Tool for 2018 from the attendees of the Ballot Initiative Strategy Center! What was generating all the buzz at BISC ? It was our new Tableau-driven...

Who Donates to Local Campaigns?

Campaign Finance stories often focus on the National and Statewide elections with their million-dollar campaigns and massive independent expenditures.  However, local campaigns are where more “real people” donate money and try to impact the outcomes of...

Low Registrations at 2014 Deadline

PDI has just completed the process of obtaining and posting the 15-day close for each county, and in it we find some surprising datapoints. The late surge of voter registration in past election years was documented in a prior blog posting. As that writeup discussed,...

The Miracle of New Registrants

New Registrations play an important part of every election cycle. Campaigns can be won or lost based on months-long efforts to build a larger voting base, and aggressive GOTV pushes to get these new voters to turn out and vote. Those voters who are newly registered...