Now – while the presidential candidates are mostly staying home – is the perfect time to prepare your local gov for potential campaign visits, especially if you’re in a battleground state. Because when you get the call that a presidential candidate will visit your town, you don’t want your first thought to be, “What do we do?!”
Sarah E. Moss, MPA is a former local government public servant and was an advance staffer for three presidential campaigns and the White House. Her co-presenter is Kerry O’Grady, a former Special Agent in Charge of the U.S. Secret Service Denver field office who has protected multiple presidential candidates and presidents.
This webinar will cover:
What the campaign and U.S. Secret Service advance teams will want from you… and what they won’t tell you
The planning cycle from start to finish, from permits to traffic control
Off the record (OTR) events
Who pays the bills… or gets stuck with them
Localgov staffing and finances
Staying on the good side of campaign finance laws and ethics rules
How to present your community in the best light… or highlight things that need fixing
Being part of history… and media scrutiny
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