December 31, 2015
As we head into the New Year, time to look at how quickly each candidate actually needs to win. Conventional wisdom says you need to win Iowa or New Hampshire. Is this true?
Depends on the candidate. If you’re an underdog, yes, you need to win fairly early, otherwise you aren’t viable enough to continue.
For more established contestants, those with a national reputation and/or a strong base, it’s a game of knockout.
If one of your competitors bests you in a location where you were at an advantage, lights out. Continue reading