The Real Nature of Politics
Phases of the Campaign
Understanding Critical Issues
How to use Polling
High Dollar Donors
Setting Vote Goals
Voter Contact Mail
Defining the Opponent
Finding the Right Message
Radio & Television Advertising
Working with the Media
. . . and much more.
Election Day Activities
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Sat 18: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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