From healthcare to taxes, today’s seniors face challenges — especially the looming crisis of Social Security's insolvency — that can only be met by getting involved in the political process . And voting is just the first step!
These 25 steps will help you influence policymakers at any level of government, from City Hall to the halls of Congress. Learn such essential grassroots lobbying strategies as letter-writing campaigns, petition drives and press conferences, as well as discover new techniques like e-mail, web sites and talk radio. Drawing on more than his three decades as a lobbyist in Washington, D.C., Gary Jarmin shows how organized activism can translate into political power for your seniors group, civic club, church and you.
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Gary Jarmin has served as a key leader, strategist and lobbyist in the nation's capital for 30 years, pioneering grassroots political organizing techniques still used today by nonprofit citizens groups like The Seniors Center.
Well-respected as a political commentator, Mr. Jarmin has made numerous appearances on radio and television, including CNN, Good Morning America, 20/20, ABC, CBS and NBC news, and has been quoted by hundreds of major news publications.
Senator and author Jesse Helms said, "My personal experience with Gary Jarmin long ago led me to the conclusion that he is a man who will level with you, who knows and is known by the key players in Washington and — most importantly — he is highly respected because he is dedicated and trustworthy."
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Book Description Christian Voice, 2005. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 95 pages. 6.70x4.10x0.40 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # 9780972153