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Why Are You Running

| Why Are You Running | April 4, 2014

Motivation: Why Are You Running? These questions  focus on your candidacy as you see it, and therefore how you treat it. What is your motivation for running and what issues are important to the voters in your district. q  Why are you running for office (answer like you are talking to a voter)?         […]

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Your Oppositions Profile

| Your Oppositions Profile | April 3, 2014

Opponent Profile (do a separate sheet for each opponent) Name: _________________________________________________________ City of Residence:  _________________________________________ Age:  ______   Gender:  _______ Education: ____________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ Employment History: ____________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ Family: ____________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ Political offices he/she has run for (include outcome vote percentages): ____________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ Political Experience/Involvement (other than political office): ____________________________________________________________ Community Involvement: ____________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________ […]

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Your Campaign District Profile

| District Profile | April 3, 2014

  Complete the Campaign District Profile Below   It is important to understand the campaign district you are running in. Complete the section below and print it for your records.   Your Contact Information Candidate: ______________________________________________________ Mailing Address:  ________________________________________ City:  ___________________________________ Zip code:  ______ P___:  (__________)________________ P___:  (__________)________________ Key Staff Contact:  _______________________________________   District Profile […]

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Your Candidate Profile

| Your Candidate Profile | April 3, 2014

Your Candidate Profile – (use additional paper if necessary)   Name: ______________________________________________________ City of Residence:  ________________     Age:  ______  Gender:  _______ Education:  ___________________________________________________ Employment History:  ___________________________________________ ____________________________________________________________ Family:  _____________________________________________________ ___________________________________________________________ Political offices you have run for (include outcome vote percentages):  ____________________________________________________________  ____________________________________________________________  ____________________________________________________________  ____________________________________________________________  ____________________________________________________________ Political Experience/Involvement (other than political office): ____________________________________________________________ Community Involvement: _____________________________________________________________ _____________________________________________________________ […]

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10 Tips on Opposition Research

| Candidate Research | October 2, 2013

Investigative Research Specialists, LLC I just released the fourth edition of The Opposition Research Handbook. Our Firm is a  private investigations company with over 20 years’ experience conducting opposition research. This one-of-a-kind book takes the you through compiling information about political candidates, both the opponent and your own. It offers more than 150 pages of techniques and resources, […]