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ELGL events & activities: week of June 29, 2020

Webinar: Local Government Preparation for Presidential Candidate Visits

JulJuly 21 2020

11:00am - 12:00pm

  • Add to calendar 2020-07-21 11:00:00 2020-07-21 12:00:00 America/Los_Angeles Webinar: Local Government Preparation for Presidential Candidate Visits

    July 21, 2020

    11 PT/1 CT/2 ET

    RSVP here!


    Now – while the presidential candidates are mostly staying home – is the perfect time to prepare your localgov 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. 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
    • COVID-19 considerations
    ELGL Morning Buzz: A Presidential Candidate is Coming to my City! Now What?!
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presidential visits

July 21, 2020

11 PT/1 CT/2 ET

RSVP here!


Now – while the presidential candidates are mostly staying home – is the perfect time to prepare your localgov 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. 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
  • COVID-19 considerations

ELGL Morning Buzz: A Presidential Candidate is Coming to my City! Now What?!

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