With permission, the Cruz campaign's app searches for potential supporters within users' phones
November 9, 2015 Ted Cruz's campaign is hoping its app motivates supporters to volunteer and donate as well as turn over personal information.
<iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/455225893/455286492" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, pictured in 2012, previously served as the state GOP chairman.
February 21, 2014 No fewer than three new superPACs are working to elect their preferred candidates for secretary of state positions, even though officials overseeing elections are supposed to be neutral.
Supporters of Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott fan themselves to cope with the heat during a July 14 event to announce Abbott's 2014 campaign for governor in San Antonio.
December 19, 2013 Politicians around the country — and around the globe — continue to embrace the most basic symbols as a means of getting their points across more powerfully to voters.
October 6, 2010 Election time means government workers become campaigners for their bosses which is legal so long as workers keep track and account for the time they spend campaigning and the time spent doing their government jobs.
NPR thanks our sponsors
Become an NPR sponsor