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Recent graduate uses Leadership Institute skills to launch campaign in Washington, DC
Recent graduate uses Leadership Institute skills to launch campaign in Washington, DC

It is safe to say Ashley Carter stays busy as the Grassroots Director for Independent Women's Forum.  This role leads her around the country speaking on many vital topics, including the importance of women running for public office.  

In fact, the organization has recently expanded to 10 states where they advocate heavily for issues of importance to women and families.  Ashley covered these topics on a panel at the 2016 Republican National Convention. 

Now, Ashley Carter has announced her candidacy for... 

Technology team works daily to keep programs running

Leadership Institute summer intern Parker Johnson relays the importance of an effective technology team.

Conservatives Learn Data Skills for Campaigns
Conservatives Learn Data Skills for Campaigns

Early this summer, I was among 40 students who attended the Leadership Institute’s first-ever Campaign Data Workshop.

Many of the students’ own campaign experiences shone through during a group exercise which provided an opportunity to create questions to identify potential voters. 

Laughter, discussion, and flying pens brought a sense of camaraderie as attendees... 

Former intern promotes conservative values in his home country of Denmark
Former intern promotes conservative values in his home country of Denmark

Former Leadership Institute intern Ulrik Boesen is working to promote conservative values in his home country of Denmark.  Ulrik, 26, has been involved in politics for more than ten years.  As a teenager in Denmark, he got involved with the Danish Liberal Youth, doing grassroots campaigning and educating other party members on conservative philosophy. 

In 2012, he took an interest in the United States presidential election and worked with the...

September
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Debate Workshop, Advanced

Location: Arlington, VA

06
GOTV Workshop

Location: Aurora, IL

07
Get-Out-The-Vote Workshop

Location: Naperville, IL

10
Campaign Management Workshop

Location: Florence, AL

10
Get-Out-The-Vote Workshop

Location: Buellton, CA

12
Communications Workshop

Location: Tuscaloosa, AL

12
Roadmap to Victory

Location: San Diego, CA

13
Television Workshop, On-Camera

Location: Arlington, VA

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Communications Workshop

Location: Troy, AL

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