• 7 Questions with Chuck Rocha on Latino Outreach and the 2020 Sanders Campaign

    Aug 19, 2020 by Mariana Boully Perez

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    *Credit to Lalo Alcaraz for the book cover

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  • Everything You Want to Know About Hiring a Political Direct Mail Firm

    Jan 27, 2020 by Martín Diego Garcia

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    10 Questions You Should Not Be Afraid to Ask When Hiring a Political Direct Mail Firm.  

    At The Campaign Workshop, we encourage and work to keep an open dialogue with our clients. When hiring a Democratic direct mail firm (or any political direct mail firms for that matter), there are a number of important questions that you should be asking during the hiring process. Here are our top 10 questions to ask when hiring a direct mail firm for your political mailers:

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  • The Case for Hiring a Full-Time Campaign Manager

    Sep 19, 2019 by Joe Fuld

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    A Campaign Manager Is Worth Every Penny

    Running for political office is a daunting task that can be exceedingly taxing without a campaign manager at the helm to help run the show. For first-time candidates in particular, getting a viable campaign off the ground is more than a full-time job. Fundraising call time alone is all-consuming, taking up to three to six hours per day of your time five days a week. With so many moving parts to a campaign, there’s no harm (but rather, lots of value) in investing in a campaign manager. A full-time manager is worth the expense.

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  • 5 Books You'll Find in the TCW Library

    Mar 20, 2017

    5 Books in the TCW Library

    What do Political Consultants Read During Their Time Off?

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  • Inside the Campaign Studio with Political Consultant Madalene Mielke

    Sep 06, 2016 by Joe Fuld

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    Political Consultant of the Week: Madalene Mielke

    This week we go Inside the Campaign Studio with political consultant Madalene Mielke. She is the Founder and Principal of the Arum Group, LLC.  She has over 20 years of experience working in political campaigns.  Madalene specializes in political and non-profit fundraising and political training.  

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  • 7 Questions with "The Campaign Doctor" Craig Varoga

    Aug 18, 2016 by Joe Fuld

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    7 questions with "The Campaign Doctor" Craig Varoga

    Craig Varoga provides public affairs assistance and campaign services to a select group of public, private and non-profit organizations.  His firm offers clients strategic guidance in analyzing public opinion and developing strategies to achieve long-term goals. He answered seven questions on his experience with campaigns. 

    1. How long have you been writing The Campaign Doctor column?

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  • Political Consultant Spotlight: Pollster Mike Bocian

    Jun 30, 2016 by Joe Fuld

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    Political Consultant Spotlight | Pollster Mike Bocian

    This week’s Political Consultant is Michael Bocian. He is a founding partner at GBA Strategies, serves as pollster and strategist for gubernatorial, senate, congressional, state legislative, mayoral, and ballot initiative campaigns. With 15 years of experience, he has worked for the DGA, DCCC, DSCC, issue advocacy groups and membership associations.

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