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Event:
Elected Officials Accountability Workshop
Start:
August 29, 2013 6:30 pm
End:
August 29, 2013 8:30 pm
Category:
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Organizer:
Leadership Institute
Updated:
July 30, 2013
Venue:
Harry's Hofbrau
Address:
390 Saratoga Avenue, San Jose, CA, United States
Event URL:
http://www.leadershipinstitute.org/training/school.cfm?SchoolID=23288
 
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Elected Officials Accountability Workshop

 

Date:

 

Thursday, August 29, 6:30 PM

 

Location:

 

Harry’s Hofbrau
390 Saratoga Avenue
San Jose, CA 95129  Map

 

Being an effective campaign activist is only the beginning of the battle. Conservatives must hold their elected officials accountable to the voters who elected them. The Leadership Institute’s Elected Officials Accountability Workshop is a unique program to help maximize the effectiveness of citizen lobbyists.

 

Topics covered include the following:

  • Understanding the System
    1. What is legislation?
    2. Lay of the land—The office of a Legislator
    3. Friend or foe: Researching the official
  • Persuasive Communications
    1. Developing your message
    2. Basic etiquette
    3. The principles of pleasure and pain
  • Traditional Citizen Lobbying
    1. Getting a whip count
    2. Forcing politicians to get on the record
    3. How to apply pressure
  • New Generation Lobbying
    1. Basics of digital advocacy
    2. How to build a mobilize an email list
    3. Using social media to lobby
 
 
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