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'October Surprise' Could Spur County Turnout, Expert Says

Alexander Nguyen, TIMES OF SAN DIEGO

Monday, October 6, 2014

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“There is a chance that an ‘October surprise’ may shake up the election — exogenous events, late-breaking news, as well as candidate-related controversies and allegations may emerge between now and Election Day — with electoral consequences,” Vasquez said.
“This is especially true because of the thousands of new and casual voters that are expected to cast their ballots this election are not regular observers of politics and current affairs.”