The Law & Order Campaign

The Law & Order Campaign

I want to walk through an issue that may be important in your election this year, particularly if you're running in a city. It's relevant if you consider yourself a "law and order" candidate, or if your opponent does. 

And its timely because Donald Trump pushed this issue to the front of his campaign a few weeks ago, so you'll have a chance to watch it play out on the national stage. 

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Local GOP candidates: why Donald Trump?

Local GOP candidates: why Donald Trump?

The last thing I want this blog to be is an analysis of the presidential race, or of Donald Trump in particular. I focus on helping first-time candidates, and help them put together the basics of their campaign. 

But Nate Silver had an interesting article at 538 this week called "Why Donald Trump" that I think is worth reading for candidates running in areas where Trump did well.

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Campaign Links, Week in Review

Campaign Links, Week in Review

A simple trick to help create your campaign message via @campaignsinabox
Messaging can be tough. Follow this example to make it a little simpler to figure out what your campaign will be about. 

Grassroots to lawn care: building a successful campaign via @am_national
American Majority has a ton of resources on their site for building a grassroots campaign. Check out this piece on volunteers. 

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