Canvass Training to Make Your Canvassing a Success

As candidates, by this point you have probably been knocking on doors for weeks and are finally at a place where you are ready to bring in the cavalry, your volunteers! For campaigns, we believe in doors, doors, and more doors.  Those doors translate into more voter contact and more identified targets for GOTV. Hitting doors in the right way is why having a structured and detailed canvass training is vitally important.

persuasion scripts

Canvass and Phone: Write A Strong Persuasion Script

by Ben Holse (He/Him)

For many campaigns, persuasion will be an important element of their field campaign. Following an ID program, you will want to dispatch your persuasion program. Launching this program is especially important as the election nears as voters become increasingly persuadable. Among the three primary types of field scripts (ID, persuasion, GOTV), GOTV scripts tend to be the longer because you attempt to engage your target in a conversation.