Campaign Hackers

By Deane Barker on December 25, 2003

General Wesley Clark for President – Official Campaign Web Site: Here’s another odd trend this campaign: candidates creating organizations of computer geeks to aid their campaigns. Howard Dean has Hack4Dean and DeanSpace, and Wesley Clark has countered with this.

The Clark TechCorps provides a framework for involving open source software developers in the Clark campaign. Through the collaborative development of open source code, developers design and implement critical Clark campaign infrastructure while extending the availability of open campaignware/electionware.