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Submission + - Project Orca: How an IT disaster destroyed Republicans get-out-the-vote effort-> 4 4

cheesecake23 writes: Many talking heads have attributed Obama's success to an unmatched "ground game". Now, inside reports from campaign volunteers suggest that Project Orca, a republican tech-based voter monitoring effort with 37000 volunteers in swing states, turned out to be an epic failure due to dismal IT. Problems ranged from state-wide incorrect PINs, to misleading and lately distributed information packets to volunteers, a server outage and missing redirection of secure URLs.
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Project Orca: How an IT disaster destroyed Republicans get-out-the-vote effort

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