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Campaign earns vote as slick, funny satire
Will Ferrell stars as Cam Brady in a scene from "The Campaign." - photo by Patti Perret
The opening scene of “The Campaign” effectively sums up the strategy taken by all modern American political campaigns. Cam Brady (Will Ferrell), a four-term congressman from North Carolina, is waiting in the wings for a campaign event to begin, when his longtime campaign manager, Mitch (Jason Sudeikis), asks him, “What’s it all about?” Cam: “America.