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It Score Update: U.S. Presidential Race

It Score Leader – President Barack Obama How are the presidential candidates performing in the race for the White House?  We updated our It Scores on May 31 in an attempt to estimate the digital influence each candidate has....

PoliticIt and Code For America

PoliticIt is excited to announce that it has applied for Code for America‘s Accelerator program. This program identifies early-stage civic software startups like PoliticIt.com that show potential for growth and success. Sele...

Social media and politics

An interesting article showed up in the Montreal Gazette. As of Tuesday afternoon, Premier Jean Charest had 29 tweets from his Twitter account since the beginning of May. Education Minister Michelle Courchesne had 27 since last No...

Barack Obama vs. Mitt Romney on Twitter

Twitter Analysis: What have the top Democratic, Republican, and Libertarian candidates been tweeting about? Here are word clouds for the candidates from tweets each candidate tweeted within the last week. Barack Obama Mitt Romney ...

Exclusive Interview with Mia Love

PoliticIt had the chance to catch Mia Love on her campaign trail and ask her a few questions about her campaign and use of social media. In this exclusive interview, see what Congressional Candidate Mia Love has been doing to comp...