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Friday, January 06, 2006

Beltway Blogroll Tracking Candidate Blog Explosion

Maybe it's because candidates have a concrete, immediate need to communicate with supporters, donors, voters and others, but whatever the reason it appears the election process is being opened up by the Blogosphere much more rapidly than the government to which those seeking office want to join.

There are barely a handful of incumbent congressmen with blogs, for example, but Beltway Blogroll proprietor Danny Glover has documented dozens of candidate blogs in Illinois and Texas. Glover will be uncovering candidate blogs throughout the states in coming weeks, so anybody who has a passion about tracking campaigns needs to bookmark Beltway Blogroll.