SaugertiesVillageDEMSad, originally uploaded by newyorkwebdesign.
Political Campaign Ad Design for newspaper ad design which was created and ran in the Saugerties Post Star and Saugerties Times of Ulster Publishing. As with some political campaigns, it’s wise to emphasize your opponents’ perceived weaknesses. In this case , the New Vision party was a small party which successfully aligned itself with a “conservative” approach to governance. The main message of this ad design was implying that the name [New Vision] had lost its focus on the [present] issues that faced a struggling upstate New York village.
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