by KEITH KOFFLER on DECEMBER 14, 2011, 10:13 AM
The Obama presidential campaign is launching an effort to collect Republican email addresses by inviting its supporters to submit information about their Republican associates to the Obama 2012 website.
The effort could help the Obama campaign build a database that would enable it to target Republican voters during the general election campaign. But, more perniciously, it could also become part of an Democratic effort to influence Republican primary voters to select a candidate Democrats think Obama could most easily defeat.
The Democratic National Committee last month released a video that seemed designed to damage Mitt Romney, the GOP candidate feared most by the Obama campaign.
If the pubic responded to getting unsolicited emails from his campaign by forwarding them all to Debbie Wassermann, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid it would result in overloading their email systems– would work even better if people stated changing the Subject to something that would make the them think their was a contribution involved… then all of those emails would have to be read..