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Do Candidates Matter?

Do candidates matter

The delta between core and swing voters is shifting from candidates to issues. How are campaign strategists leveraging this new reality?

With the rapid growth of issues-based Super PACs and traditional campaign tactics being deployed to target issues over individual candidates, the landscape of American political campaigns is shifting. Join The Hill's A.B. Stoddard and a panel of seasoned campaign strategists to learn how to leverage this new era of issues-based voting. Participants include:

David Dixon, Dixon/Davis Media Group, and former communications consultant to Obama for America

Todd Harris, Bipartisan Policy Center, and former communications strategist for Sens. Marco Rubio & John McCain and Govs. Arnold Schwarzenegger & Jeb Bush

Brian J. Walsh, Singer Bonjean Strategies, and former strategist for the National Republican Senatorial Committee

Michael Horn, Resonate VP, Research & Insights and author of the recent study "2014 Voter Motivations Landscape."