Category Archives: WPA

WPA CEO Chris Wilson to Appear on Microsoft Panel to Discuss Modeling Voter Persuasion

Chris Wilson, CEO of WPA Research and director of research and analytics for Cruz for President, spoke about the use of predictive analytics, behavioral modeling and other cutting-edge ways the campaign used data to identify supporters and get out the vote.Microsoft sponsored the campaign and data technology panel, which was held May 18 at George Washington University’s Graduate […]

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MEMO: CRUZ GAINS IN WISCONSIN

MEMO: CRUZ GAINS IN WISCONSIN by Chris Wilson April 3rd, 2016 The recent Marquette University Law School Poll conducted March 24-28 shows Ted Cruz leading the race in Wisconsin by ten points over Donald Trump. More importantly, the poll shows Cruz’s ability to appeal to voters across the ideological spectrum and to grow support at […]

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TFAS Alumni on the Campaign Trail: Chris Wilson

TFAS Alumni Newsletter TFAS ALUMNI ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL: CHRIS WILSON (ICPES 90) Whether it’s a nationally televised debate, or a friendly debate between acquaintances taking place on your Facebook news feed, it’s clear the 2016 primaries are right around the corner. America is in full swing election season, with less than one year from […]

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FiveThirtyEight: Iowa’s Women Could Be Donald Trump’s Undoing

Although Democrats have relied on rhetoric about women’s health when trying to energize a certain female voter base, Republican or Republican-leaning women are more slippery quarry. Chris Wilson, Cruz’s pollster, recalled work he did on Greg Abbott’s gubernatorial campaign against Wendy Davis, who was coming off her folk-hero filibuster of an abortion bill in the […]

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Power Play: Cruz’s big data push

In the battle to become the GOP nominee for President, Ted Cruz is making a big bet on big data. The Texan’s director of research analytics, Chris Wilson joins Chris Stirewalt to discuss how analyzing voter online preferences enhances campaign outreach and messaging.   Watch the full clip from FOX News here: Watch the latest […]

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A Millennial Perspective on the Next Election

The face of the Republican Party is changing, and it’s time our strategy does as well. Let me preface this by admission I am a registered Republican. I’m a considerably unique member of the party reputation: a female under thirty, and my ethnicity fractions into both Caucasian and Pacific Islander. Having said that, I share […]

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Super Clever Analytics Make You Seem Precocious

Super clever analytics make you seem precocious. If you get the data wrong, results will be atrocious. If you get the model right, you’ll part the seas like Moses. Super clever analytics aid your diagnosis. Contact Us Today! Your Name (required) Your Email (required) What is your biggest challenge? Your Message  Congratulations. You now have a […]

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About Last Week…

Hello there, imaginary readers, it’s me again.So our marketing director (hi Sara!) wants more blog content.  And perhaps foolishly, she even offered to edit and post these Friday ramblings if I promise to write them. I think she’s making a mistake, but here it goes.Another busy week in politics as we’ve now officially hit the […]

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