The Political TV Ad Archive collects political ads in the 2016 election. In addition to tracking airings across key primary states, the collection includes ads that may air elsewhere or exclusively on social media.
Amidst news reports that Michelle Obama gave one of the best received speeches at the Democratic National Convention last night, here’s another observation: she was also absolutely, utterly, masterfully on message. Obama’s speech echoed themes in a 30-second political ad released in mid-July by Hillary Clinton’s campaign, titled “Role Models.” In the ad, scenes of children seriously and quietly watching Donald […]
When Bernie Sanders takes the podium tonight at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, he will face a tough challenge. How can he rally the enthusiasm of his supporters for the Hillary Clinton’s presidential bid, especially in the face of the news that broke over the weekend that the Democratic establishment had discussed how to thwart his efforts during the hard fought […]