Top 10 Political Activity Tips for Associations in Election Year 2012

Top 10 Political Activity Tips for Associations in Election Year 2012

By: James A. Kahl

The ground rules for association political activity have shifted, and they're not likely to settle anytime soon. Here's a top-10 need-to-know list for your politically engaged staff and members in 2012.

In this election season, many associations and their members must be politically active because so much is at stake in Washington, DC, in state capitals, and in cities and counties around the country. Decisions by federal, state, and local officials on a host of issues can mean the difference between success and failure for your industry or organization. ...