If you’re like any smart candidate, you want to make an impact with voters in your district. That’s why you spend hours, days, weeks and months knocking on doors and meeting voters face to face. The “political science” behind doorknocking (proven by fact) is that if voters get to see and know you…
1. Prepare your family for the rigors of your run for office. Specifically, discuss what role your spouse will play in the campaign.
2. Make arrangements for the effect of a campaign on your work life and financial affairs.
3. Seek advice from those who have run for office before.