A matchcover category whose advertisement or message mentions the current status of a political candidate or the candidacy of a potential office holder. Generally broken down into 1. Local Political (i.e., Mayor, Examiner, School Council, Registrar, Dog Catcher) (also known as Minor political), and 2. National Political (i.e., The President, Congressional and Senatorial Seats, etc.). (Also known as Major political) Both campaigns, politicians, and incumbents are considered part of this category and a real photo matchcover is preferred. (See Presidential).