The challenge to the Internet pioneers that are out there is getting the swing voters looking at the Internet - the people who aren't engaged in politics through the traditional mediums.
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"Matt Smyth" is a Canada/Canadian professional ice hockey defenceman. He is currently playing with the Mississippi RiverKings of the Southern Professional Hockey League.
Smyth began his professional career in the ECHL playing his rookie 2006–07 ECHL season/2006–07 season with the Phoenix RoadRunners.
In December 2007 Smyth joined the Corpus Christi IceRays of the Central Hockey League (CHL) where he played until he was traded to the Tulsa Oilers in February 2009 in exchange for Jereme Tendler. On December 7, 2009, Matt Smyth was signed to rejoined the Corpus Christi IceRays.[http://www.caller.com/news/2009/dec/07/icerays-add-pair-defensemen/ IceRays add pair of defensemen » Corpus Christi Caller-Times]More Matt Smyth on Wikipedia.
Raising money can be the toughest thing for a candidate to have to do, and it can be a factor that leads some people to decide not to get involved in politics.
More often, it's people who already have some knowledge of the campaign and the candidate generally seeking out more information beyond what they're getting - whether it's on television, whether it's on radio, whether it's in print.
It's definitely a bigger hill for a Republican to climb in a city that's heavily Democratic like Charlottesville. The situation has to be right, and the candidate has to be right, for a Republican to win.