• What Is Franked Mail?

    Jan 13, 2014 by The Campaign Workshop

    What Is Franked Mail

    Franked Mail: The Original Political Mail

    In a nutshell, franked mail is mail sent from congresspersons to their constituents to communicate official business. You might even say that franked mail is the original political mail.

    The history of the congressional frank dates back before the founding of the United States, to the English House of Commons in the 17th century. The frank was authorized by the American Continental Congress in 1775 and the first franking law was enacted in 1789.

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  • Political Mail vs. Election Mail

    Jul 22, 2013 by The Campaign Workshop

    Political mail vs. election mail

    What's the Difference Between Political Mail and Election Mail?

    Many times it is difficult to distinguish between what is considered political mail vs. election mail. Here’s a quick rundown of the differences between the two.

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