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They may be unpleasant to watch, but negative political ads are essential to our democratic process, says joshua spivak. Negative political campaigning going negative is not a step to be taken lightly, although today more campaigns go negative more quickly than ever before.
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Negative campaigning those who conduct negative political campaigns sometimes say the public needs to know about the person he or she is voting for. Going positive: the effects of negative and positive advertising on candidate success and voter turnout.
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