Today we’re talking to Representative Matt Krause of Texas 93rd District about how he got started as a candidate and the lessons he has learned through both defeat and victory.
Matt is a 4th generation Texan and has just been re-elected to his third term in the Texas State House. He’s a graduate of San Diego Christian College, where he was a star athlete and earned some recognition from ESPN Magazine. Following College, Matt in the inaugural class at Liberty University School of Law. His resume since then is extensive and I’ll link to a more full form in the show notes.
Trying to recruit candidates to run for office can be tricky, but it's important very rewarding and anybody can do it. I've been recruiting candidates for almost a decade and love it. Seeing men and women who you recruited serving in office with distinction makes for an incredible feeling!
Today we’re talking with Conservative Media Strategist and Social Media Consultant, Gabriella “Gabby” Hoffman.
She graduated from UC-San Diego in June 2012 with a degree in Political Science and a minor in History.
Gabby may have graduated in 2012 but her political resume goes much farther back and is extensive. Her work has been mentioned from the Rush Limbaugh Show, Fox News and the Drudge Report to National Review and Politico.
It's easy to feel like campaigns are a complete enigma before you run for office. They're not, but if you don't start out by answering the right questions, you can soon find yourself being sucked into a black hole. It takes considerable thought, consultation and prayer to decide whether you should run for office. The good thing is that My Campaign Coach provides resources to help guide you through that process.