Were you at the AAPC Regional Conference in Sacramento?

I had the pleasure of attending a gathering in Sacramento for The AAPC (The American Association of Political Consultants) this week and visiting with many professionals who share my passion for campaigns, political research & analytics, and….fine dining.  Here are some things I observed that I wanted to share with you: Demand for sophisticated approaches to survey […]


Let There Be Light

Let There Be Light. Energy Efficient, Reliable, Affordable Light. More than 800,000 customers count on KCP&L to provide clean, reliable and affordable energy to power their lives. It’s a responsibility they take seriously. They demonstrate leadership in vital areas like environmentally sensitive power production, plant technology and modern infrastructure investments, and have consequently built a […]


WPA in the News | Late May Edition

We’re always honored when our numbers are featured in newsworthy articles.  Follow WPA and these news outlets to stay informed about topics that matter to you. GOP poll: Heck would lead Cortez Masto in Nevada A Republican poll conducted last week and provided to POLITICO Campaign Pro shows Nevada GOP Rep. Joe Heck would start with […]


Statistically Significant, and Above the Mean

  Like any great team, we believe ours is especially incredible.  Our staff is remarkable, our partners are astounding, and our processes are second to none.  We find great purpose and joy in what we do, and that is why we do it. Our real purpose however, happens to be you…  What we do is not […]


Changing the World

Nowhere is the need to engage with the world more real, than when you are in the business of changing the world. Dunham+Company provides strategic marketing and fundraising counsel for non-profit organizations who have a vision devoted to changing the world.  Their clients want more people reached. More lives touched. And more lives transformed. But […]


Keep end-of-August start day for schools

Keep end-of-August start day for schools Robert Scott, For the Express-News | May 14, 2015 A surprising number of bills has been filed in the Texas Legislature to change the school start date, currently the fourth Monday in August. When I served as the state’s commissioner of education, my job was to analyze education policy […]


Chris Wilson is Cutting you into Slices America

It’s not just big data. It’s not just analytics. It’s understanding what you care about, and why you care about it. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com Chris Wilson interview with Chris Stirewalt on Fox News CEO Wilson Perkins Allen Opinion Research & Director of Research & Analytics for Ted Cruz for President Our ability to […]


WPA In the News | Early May

Gwinnett County Republicans among those backing possible MARTA expansion A surprisingly high proportion of Republicans in Gwinnett County support expanding MARTA in their county, the pollster who conducted the poll said Wednesday. “Usually with public transportation issues, you find Democrats are for it and Republicans are against it,” said Ryan Steusloff, vice president of Washington-based Wilson […]


WPA In the News | Late April Edition

The power players behind Ted Cruz’s campaign Ted Cruz is running for president as an outsider, and his relatively lean campaign staff reflects that approach… Cruz was the first presidential contender out of the gates with an official announcement and did so with a core group of staffers that lacks bold-faced Beltway names. It’s largely a […]


2016 Campaign Insight | Mining for Votes, and Voter Targeting

See what you missed on Fox Business this morning. Featuring Chris Wilson, WPA Partner and Research Director for the Ted Cruz campaign.  Click here to watch the recap.   We are looking at primary voters… and finding what is most important to them, and communicating to them about that….     It’s what campaigns were meant to be about. […]


Chris Wilson, Cruz Campaign uses Advanced Data Mining to Target Voters

CRUZ CAMPAIGN USING ADVANCED DATA-MINING TO TARGET VOTERS Read the complete article by Tom Abrahams at abc13.com “In the center of Ted Cruz’s national campaign headquarters in a southwest Houston high-rise is a group of staffers you may not know — but who may know a lot about you. They are the data and analytics team, led […]


WPA in the News | Spring 2015

 WPA is often highlighted for our exceptionally accurate analysis, poll numbers, and the stellar traction our clients gain as a result of our research.   Check out some of our latest efforts excerpted below. Religious Freedom Should Not Be Held Hostage to Big Business, Family Research Council Urges Veto – Click Here for Article published by PR Newswire “…Now is the time […]


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