State of the Union and Polling

Wrapped up the film series on how Hollywood has treated the Presidential campaign process with the Frank Capra directed “State of the Union” starring Tracy, Hepburn, Van Johnson, Angela Lansbury and Adolph Menjou plus some other surprises.  We had a good discussion about what’s changed and not changed in campaigning and everyone agreed that while many things have not changed, social media has played a large part in the evolution of the process.  The Roach’s send me this article on “polling” and I think it’s a very good over view and history of what has become an important or not so important tool of the process.

Click here to read it

This entry was posted in director. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s