You’ve read all of your free items this month. To register, get added benefits and unlimited access to articles, Become a Member. Already a Member? Sign in. Advertising Age Article Abstract Early Presidential Primary States Not Seeing Big Advertising Dollars Lot of 'Tire Kicking,' But Deluge of Debates and Drama Allow Candidates to Hold Back By Ana Radelat, Published on November 17, 2011 1 Want more Access, Content & Connections? Upgrade to Membership. We are glad you are enjoying Advertising Age. To get uninterrupted access and additional benefits, become a member today. Become a Member Already a member? Log in.