When a candidate or surrogate speaks to an audience, a lot of thought and energy usually goes into what is said; but, how it is said can have just as much impact on your audience. How you present yourself before, during and after your speech … [Read more...] about Effective Ways To Influence Through Nonverbal Communications
The Impeachment of Governor Matt Bevin Don’t get me wrong: I am not a fan of Gov. Matt Bevin. I voted for and supported Jack Conway. I think Gov. Bevin’s administration and his conduct in office is bad for Kentucky. In particular, his budget cuts of … [Read more...] about Let’s Talk Impeachment
Here’s How to Get Their Ads Booted from the Airwaves While looking through some old copies of Campaign & Elections I came across this 2014 article by Joe Slade White & Ben Nuckels. Super PACs Lying About Your Candidate? Here’s How to Get … [Read more...] about Super PACs Lying About Your Candidate?
Some consultants will try and tell you they have a sure-fire way to win a campaign. There are no sure things in politics, but here are 10 things that will almost guarantee a loss on Election Day. Be warned: you still might win if your opposition is … [Read more...] about 10 Ways to Lose Your Campaign
Following the 2014 Election Cycle the Democratic National Committee commissioned a report to look at went wrong in the 2014 cycle and what we as party need to do moving forward. After the 2014 midterm losses, it was time for the Democratic National … [Read more...] about Democratic Victory Task Force Final Report and Action Plan