That’s why they call it politics. Data helps. Data is necessary. Data seldom determines outcome.
That’s why personal relationships with deciders – elected officials with power – determine whether you achieve legislative goals or not.
About Joel Blackwell The Grass Roots Guy
The Grass Roots Guy
Joel has worked in 47 states and DC helping associations and corporations build self sustaining key contact networks. / A popular keynote speaker at conventions and lobby days, His most recent book is "Personal Political Power in California - How to take action and make a difference." / He also wrote "Keep On Voting After The Election" the grass roots manual that empowers people to speak to the senators and representatives for whom they can vote. / Books are available for physicians and medical practice managers, for school administrators and members of boards of education and others.
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210 pages of commentary - California politicians, lobbyists, academic researchers and volunteer advocates - will help you become more effective lobbying the senate and assembly.
Hundreds of how-to tips for building relationships, crafting your message, delivering message and more.
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