How To Run For Office
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Every week, we let you hear straight from the best consultants, operatives and candidates in the game, all for one reason: to help you win. You’ll learn something new every week as you listen to campaign professionals and successful candidates reveal the secrets that help them win. If you want to win your next election, this is a must-subscribe podcast!
Most Recent Episode
Episode 29: Sean Davis – How to Communicate and Master Policy Like a Pro
4 days ago
Sean Davis Interview Notes:
00:00 Episode Introduction
01:03 Sean Davis Biography
02:00 Sean’s background in politics
12:28 What does a Policy Advisor do on a campaign? Sean’s experience on the Rick Perry for President 2012 campaign.
26:06 What can campaigns that don’t have the budget for full time policy advisors do to improve issue education?
25:18 How should candidates prepare to communicate their message to voters and the media?
32:54 Personnel is Policy. Make WHAT you believe clear by WHO you hire.
38:00 Sen. Tom Coburn’s Hiring Matrix
39:12 What are some of the key lessons you’ve learned as a campaign observer and covering campaigns in the media?
50:21 What are y’all up to at The Federalist and where can folks find you online?
52:18 Final words of wisdom for candidates running for office: Know why you’re running and knock doors!
52:39 Conclusion and Podcast Outro