“TAKE THE OFFENSIVE!”
February 4th, 2023 at the Portland Airport Embassy Suites Hotel, 7900 NE 82nd Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97220
Featured speakers: Fmr. NATO ambassador and special envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker, FreedomWorks Vice-President of Policy Cesar Ybarra, Slavic Vote member and fmr. city councilor for Covington, WA, Kristina Soltys, and WLN Exec. Dir. and OR Govt. Ethics commissioner Richard P. Burke.
BREAKOUT SESSIONS – 20 training sessions along four tracks will be offered throughout the day. Mix and Match!
RUN FOR AND WIN LOCAL ELECTED OFFICE Assessing Yourself as a Candidate for Local Office Building an Effective Campaign Team for Your Race Raising Money for Your Campaign for Local Office Dealing with Traditional Media and Being a Source Designing and Executing Personal GOTV Campaigns
BE A MORE EFFECTIVE CITIZEN LOBBYIST Testifying Before Public Boards and Commissions Lobbying Public Office Holders in Person Avoiding/Monitoring for Violations of Ethics Laws Using Social Media to Support Lobbying Efforts Running a Personal Earned Media Campaign
BE A EFFECTIVE SCHOOL CHOICE ACTIVIST Knowing the Rights of Parents with Kids in Schools Working for School Choice with FreedomTeams Current and Possible Alternatives to Govt. Schools How Board/Staff Governance Works in Local Govt. The Basics of Critical Race Theory and Stopping It
MANAGING AND EXECUTING CAMPAIGNS Designing and Executing an Good Campaign Plan Organizing a Precinct / Canvassing Neighborhoods Making Election Integrity a Part of Your Campaign Recruiting and Managing Campaign Volunteers Using Social Media to Support Campaigns
Friday Night Mixer: There will be a reception in the hotel lounge at 7:00 the night before the conference with live music, hot appetizers, and a no-host bar.
Featured Speakers and More: Featured speakers will make their presentations during three assemblies to be held through the day.
Lunch: The lunch assembly will feature tri-top sirloin, grilled chicken, au gratin potatoes, rotini pasta salad, green beans, carrot cake cupcakes, and more!
more info: https://wlnexecdir.wixsite.com/wstlbtnet2023-Conf-Flier-p1