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How to Run for Office: Getting the Training You Need
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Reading Time: 3 minutes If you’ve never run a campaign before it can all seem pretty complicated. That's exactly why we're here. To teach you how to run for office.
Ah, thank you notes. The “burden” of every fun event from childhood. I can’t be the only person who dreaded writing thank you notes as a kid . Why should I have to spend an hour (which seemed like an eternity at 7 years old) writing thank you notes to distant relatives the day after my birthday before I could play [...]
Campaigns are tough. It’s no secret that candidates face difficult challenges like burnout and attacks from the opposing campaigns. Your Family If you’re thinking of running for office and are intimidated by the challenges ahead, don’t forget that you have your greatest resource on your side: your family. Families typically play a large role in helping candidates get elected. A [...]
How to Run for Office: Doing Your Research
Information is power. And when you’re in the beginning stages of your campaign, the more information you have at your fingertips the better.
Opposition research isn’t glamorous and isn’t about finding personal “dirt” on your opponent. But, if your opponent claims they’ve never voted for a tax increase, but you know they have, now you have a story. Of course, the same goes for yourself. You’ll need to do some “self-research” so you know what your opponents might know about you. In any [...]
Today, we announced our intention to fuel a wave of victories in 2018 by training 50,000 Democrats! As Democrats continue to turn resistance into action, we are committed to providing every Democratic candidate — up and down the ballot, in all 50 states — with the training and tools they need to win through our free online courses and national training program. Democrats clearly [...]