The Nebraska Republican Party whipped this site together at the end of last week — before Nelson had decided (publicly anyway) on how he would vote.
A few days, and Nelson’s vote, later, and the site has boomed, raking in (more or less, we’ve heard) $30K!
Feel free to cruise over to their Facebook page, and see they’ve already got 700 friends there. (A stupid measuring stick, to be sure, but a stick nonetheless.)
Now this politicos, is how to capitalize on a political situation: a catchy name; a simple theme; a fundraising pitch; and a newsworthy moment.
Oh, and by the way, try typing in “CornhuskerKickback.com” and see where it takes you.