The recent economy have many thankful for being employed, and for being able to provide for themselves and their family. Few would give up their job to go to work for a presidential contender when the end result is uncertain, and the candidate is relatively unknown. Now, from the founder of Politics Is Power, comes The Sacrifice.
Spend a year in the life of Douglas Wilsons incredible journey of working on the campaign to elect President Barack Obama. This book explores the untold stories of the iconic field team on the most historic presidential bids in recent history. Go behind the scenes of the 2007 South Carolina Democratic primary, and discover what it takes to create a successful grassroots campaign.
Learn from Douglas Wilson as he shares an account of the challenges and victories of the campaign from house meetings to intense organizational meetings and the role of race relations and church leaders in a campaign. Youll also discover what mistakes to avoid when entering into a career in politics. Its an eye-opening account of what it took to elect one of the most inspirational American politicians in history.
Its also an eye-opening account of what it takes to create a name for yourself when you are new to the world of politics. If you are considering a career in politics, or just wonder what really goes on behind the scenes of an election, this book is a must read!