Bitzer on Haley's Use of Social Media as a Political Tool
August 6, 2012
Catawba College professor of politics and political expert Dr. J. Michael Bitzer was featured in a recent article from The Post and Courier discussing South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley's increased use of social media as her go-to political tool.
Bitzer says Haley's social media posts allow her to bypass traditional media and "speak directly to her people.";
"I think if you look at the number of comments that she gets in return, she (mainly) speaks to her constituency," he said.
FULL STORY: Haley Turning to Social Media to Spread Message (postandcourier.com)