Whether you are running for a national office or a local one, you are going to need a website to connect with the voters. Most local candidates do not have a whole lot of time or money to burn on custom website designs. WordPress can be their best friend. Politics for WordPress is just one of many themes politicians can use to build an online presence for their campaign.
Politic has a fully-widgetized homepage and is highly customizable. It has custom widgets for Twitter, newsletter, Facebook, events, and recent posts. The theme supports audio, video, image, and slideshow posts. Multiple page templates are available. Politic comes ready to be branded. You can change the login photo easily. Further customization can be done using the theme’s Options panel.
Politic has a visual shortcode creator. It comes ready to be localized. Whether you want to use it to promote your campaign events or add videos, this theme can handle the job. It is BuddyPress ready. It has a lot going for it.