PoliticalBase

  • Yahoo Launches Dashboard For 2008 Elections

    Yahoo already has a 2008 election site with deep content on the candidates and issues. But digging through all that content to find relevant stats comparing the candidates can take awhile. This afternoon the Elections team launched a new part of the site, called Dashboard, which contains basic polling and funding stats for each candidate in one easy to read screen. Each candidate is listed… Read More

  • This Website Will Tell You Who To Vote For

    This Website Will Tell You Who To Vote For

    In the event you’re in too much of a hurry to check out the presidential candidates yourself, the Internet can now do it for you. Connect2Elect is a new website that lets users add candidate attributes and issue positions that are important to them, and see who they should vote on. Issues are broken down by social (abortion, gay marriage, stem cell research), political (Iraq war, taxes… Read More

  • CNET Founder Shelby Bonnie Unveils His New Startup: PoliticalBase

    CNET Founder Shelby Bonnie Unveils His New Startup: PoliticalBase

    Shelby Bonnie left the company he co-founded with Halsey Minor, CNET, just about one year ago. This morning he launches his next startup, PoliticalBase. The site, which focuses on local, state and national elections and other political matters, is timed perfectly to take advantage of the 2008 presidential elections and the estimated $4.5 billion that will be spent on advertising to promote… Read More