Super Tuesday is here, with ten states heading to the polls to cast their ballots in the GOP primary. As the 2012 election heats up, YouTube is bringing you coverage all day long. They’ve partnered with Storyful to bring you the very best in videos live from the campaign trail, and tonight the Wall Street Journal will be reporting the results live on their YouTube channel.
Olivia Ma of YouTube News and Politics reports on the YouTube blog that, “We’ve been following the race closely on YouTube, featuring this cycle’s trending videos, political advertisements and campaign highlights on youtube.com/poliics. Tonight, you can watch live coverage from the Wall Street Journal, whose top editors and reporters will be providing commentary and analysis as the results come in.”
If you’ve got a hankering for election coverage before WSJ goes live tonight at 7pm ET, you can follow along with YouTube and Storyful, who have partnered up to feature videos directly from the ten states holding a primary or caucus today. Ma writes, “For those on the campaign trail documenting the political process at work, you can upload your videos to YouTube using a new mobile app created by the team at Storyful. Available for both Android and iOS, Storyful Direct is an easy way to share your videos with Storyful, who will be choosing a selection to be featured on YouTube and google.com/elections.”
You can find a selection of videos related to Super Tuesday in the US Election Spotlight on the YouTube homepage today as well, including the video below. Is their a primary or caucus in your state today? Will you be following election coverage on YouTube? We’d love to hear your thoughts in the comments below.
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