The Social Media Strategist That Got Republicans on Twitter

Sen. Rand Paul is headed to Austin this weekend. He’s opening an office in the state’s capital to support his political action  committee and a likely presidential run. We talked to his digital strategist.

By Rhonda FanningMarch 13, 2015 10:25 am

We all understand the transformative power of the internet and social media… or do we?

Enter Vincent Harris, CEO of Harris Media. Bloomberg called Harris the man who “invented the Internet for Republicans.” He served as digital strategist for Rick Perry, Newt Gingrich, Ted Cruz, and now presumptive presidential candidate Sen. Paul.

Harris joins the Texas Standard to talk about how social media is changing the political landscape.

Audio will be posted shortly.