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Jul 3, 2020

Happy Independence Day! This week, Misty and Lisa bring you the New York Times Bestseller A Citizen's Guide to Beating Donald Trump by David Plouffe.

Plouffe is an American political strategist best known as the campaign manager for Barack Obama's successful 2008 presidential campaign. He was an outside senior advisor to Obama since the president's first day in office and was then appointed as a Senior Advisor to the President (inside the White House) in 2011 following the resignation of David Axelrod, who went on to start Obama's reelection campaign. 

Plouffe wrote this book with the intention of sharing his experience working for and in campaigns for several decades, and his insights are usable to any volunteer or candidate, for any campaign, at any level, from local election up to, and including, President.

In this A Citizen’s Guide To Beating Donald Trump book review, we cover the following chapters:

Table of contents
Introduction

  1. Offense/Defense
  2. Create
  3. Register
  4. Hosting
  5. Battlegrounds
  6. Money
  7. The Campaign
  8. Voting
  9. Election Night

We also reference Vote Save America to make sure you’re registered to vote and also visit the Brennan Center for Justice if you want up-to-date research and reporting on voting issues.

If you want to buy the book, you can do so here.

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