Political mail is expected to be heavy this election season from campaigns, interest groups, and political action committees. Direct Mail is a proven, cost effective, and extremely powerful political campaign tool that can help candidates, campaign committees, and political parties get their messages to voters.
That’s why at USPS®, we’re committed to providing you with the training and tools necessary to implement successful and cost-effective mail strategies for any political mailing.
Political Mail vs. Election Mail
Political Mail is material promoting political candidates, referenda, or campaigns mailed First-Class Mail® or Standard Mail® from a registered…
- Political Candidate
- Federal, state or local campaign committee
- Committee of a political party – for example, the Democratic National Committee or Republican Congressional Campaign Committee
By definition, Election Mail is any item mailed to or from authorized elections officials that enables citizens to vote, including…
- Mail-in ballots
- Ballot materials
- Voter registration cards
- Absentee applications
- Polling place notifications