Category Archives: Diary Of A Campaign Volunteer

E-Day Training #2

Day 75. Today was training session #2 for Election Day volunteers, and our E-Day guru Corey was leading the night. So that means the rest of us got to leave at a reasonable hour tonight. The best line of the … Continue reading

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GOTV Training #1

GOTV = Get Out The Vote The culmination of all efforts in a campaign is getting your candidate elected. How do you do that? You have to get as many of your identified supporters out to the polls to vote … Continue reading

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Election Day 73…

This morning started off bright and early; it was just a little chilly this morning when a group of us met to greet morning commuters as they drove to work. Managed to get a selfie showing the temperature – let’s just mitts … Continue reading

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Surviving 70+ days of an election campaign

It’s not easy to survive over 70 days of election campaigning. Not only are you working under extremely stressful circumstances, which would be taxing in itself, but you’re also being pulled in multiple directions. You can have anywhere from 5 … Continue reading

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Top 5 things I’m thankful for

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, I thought I would write the top 5 things I’m thankful this holiday: I live in a country with a free and democratic political system. I am encouraged to follow my passion in working in partisan politics. … Continue reading

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