Hillary Clinton Campaign Plans To Take Advantage of Hurricane Matthew With Weather Channel Ads
- Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are at risk of being elbowed out of the news cycle by a powerful hurricane churning toward the Southeast coast and threatening to barrel into two of their most important battlegrounds: Florida and North Carolina.
But the Clinton camp is refusing to be completely shut out of the conversation: Her team is buying airtime on the Weather Channel in a slew of major Florida media markets.
It's a risky proposition. The potential human and economic toll of major storms makes for one of the trickiest decisions of all for presidential campaigns: how to derive political benefit from natural disaster - or simply respond at all - without seeming to exploit real suffering.(Excerpt) Read more at: politico.com ...
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