Author: tahatdh

Your Legislative Strategy Should Be Bigger Than Lobbying

Most decisions any legislator has to make are predictable—yes or no—and are made within the limited contexts of the legislative process, its attendant political ramifications, and the prevailing narrative. Going into any legislative session, we generally know what they are: This set of legislators are vulnerable, the caucus is softening on that issue and will…


First-Time Candidate Checklist

It’s May. The lilacs are blooming and that means one thing for candidates in Washington state: the filing deadline is approaching! If you’re running for office this year, we’ve put together a checklist to help you think through your next steps.

DTC Wants You to Have Everything

If you run a political operation—a campaign, grassroots-organizing outfit, c4 lobbying organization, political action committee, etc.—the conventional wisdom goes: don’t share anything. If even a