Jump to content
270soft Forum

Closest Primary EVER!


broadwayboy87
 Share

Recommended Posts

2000 Official 80soft Scenario. No modifications.

I played as Bradley. I skipped endorsements and started fundraising like mad. I focused ads in all states up to Super Tuesday and put foot soldiers in Iowa and New Hampshire. I won the first 4 primaries by 20 or more points (Iowa 78-22). Using that momentum I carpet bombed the Super Tuesday states with level 6 newspaper ads. I won most of Super Tuesday and picked up even more momentum! Some scandals broke (I assume from Bush or Nader) and I took the popular vote lead. Gore and I battled for the delegate lead and a week before the last set of primaries, I was down in Alabama and about 10 delegates short. Another scandal broke and I ended up winning Alabama and winning the nomination with EXACTLY the number of delegates needed. Gore lost by 2 delegates!

2008P001.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Update: I went on to win the 2000 election as Bradley. I started the race 42-42-4 (Bush-Me-Nader) and began to climb in the polls right away. I ran newspaper ads each week and a couple of TV ads throughout the campaign. I picked Dick Gephardt as VP and researched 3 scandals on Bush, 1 high, 1 med, 1 low. Those mixed with some Nader scandals on Bush kept his momentum negative. I got almost all the endorsements and my momentum peaked at 13. in the last 3 weeks my campaign really broke out and I ended up winning a HUGE landslide against Bush. My cash at hand on election day was a little over $250,000. I lost all 3 debates and the VP was a tie.

2008P002.jpg

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...