What’s involved in running for office?

What’s involved in running for office? Beyond some basics, that’s up to you. You can run an informational campaign, take it to the next level, or go all-out.

Of course, the more you put into it, the more voters you’ll reach, and the greater impact you’ll have. But there’s a lot of factors beyond your control – like how much the media covers you, and who else enters your race. So even minimal campaigns can have a big impact, and they sometimes get surprising vote totals. Above all, they give voters a Libertarian choice.

Start by looking over these top campaign activities and common mistakes of Libertarian campaigns.

February 13, 2017

Top 12 Campaign Activities

The first six items below are essential to maximize the success of your Libertarian campaign: 1. Get your name on […]
February 13, 2017

16 Common Mistakes of Libertarian Campaigns

By Carla Howell Last update March 24, 2017 Learn from the mistakes of many who came before you. Run a […]
February 13, 2017

Getting a Professional-Grade Campaign Photo

It is essential that candidates and party spokespersons have high-quality photographs for their campaign website, literature, media kits, etc. If […]
February 13, 2017

Contact Your State Affiliate

February 13, 2017

Reporting Requirements

Reporting requirements vary, depending on the office you seek and the state in which you run. Contact, or have your […]
February 13, 2017

Campaign Roles

Serious Libertarian campaigns should aim to enroll volunteers, or in some cases, pay staff members, to fill key campaign team […]