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Running for office is an unusual experience—that’s probably why more people don’t do it. It has its ups and downs, and it takes a lot of effort to be successful. It takes a lot of effort even for those who are not successful. It is a huge sacrifice for a candidate and his/her family. Suddenly everything revolves around the race once one is an announced candidate. It is stressful, it is lonely at times, and it is all-consuming.
But there are a lot of things to like as well.
One of the things I like about campaigning for office is the fact that it takes creative thinking. It takes intelligent strategy combined with experience, a message, and hopefully a good bit of money. And creativity is important. Designing a mailer, designing a palm card, deciding what to put on a