ShareJoin us in Washington to hear the Honorable John Shimkus, incumbent Congressman from Illinois’s 15th Congressional district. John has served in the Army, as a high school teacher, a county treasurer, and now as a representative in the United States House. RSVP here.
ShareVeterans Campaign will host a candidate training workshop in the Foggy Bottom area of Washington, DC on Saturday, April 27th and Sunday, April 28th. This workshop features classes from top inside-the-beltway instructors that will teach any aspiring veteran candidate the fundamentals of running for office…and winning.
ShareDue to inclement weather, the Center for Second Service Speaker series event featuring Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth has been rescheduled from March 6th to April 10th. Our sincere apologies go out to all those who already made plans to attend. The Center for Second Service will resume hosting distinguished speakers on the first Wednesday of each month [...]
ShareWe are excited to announce a new initiative called Patriot Week – a special time to honor all the brave men and women who have volunteered to serve their country. Veterans Campaign is partnering with the authors of In the Shadow of Greatness – a new book about military leadership and sacrifice – to remember everyone who has paid [...]
ShareWe’re working to create a comprehensive compilation of the veterans who are running for Federal office in 2012. The database will be constantly expanding, and you can find the most updated version here. If there is an error on this list, please contact the webmaster using the “Contact Us” feature above. If there is an [...]
ShareVeterans Campaign held its fourth campaign training workshop last weekend, January 28-29, at The George Washington University. The two-day conference was a success, featuring experienced campaign staff members, currently elected veteran representatives, and nationally recognized political consultants, strategists and fundraisers. Participants heard from the experts on a range of topics that included developing a strong [...]
ShareVeterans Campaign is pleased to announce that Chris Herndon, a participant of our April 2010 workshop, has been elected to the Denver City Council. A West Point graduate and Iraq veteran, Chris decided to run for City Council after his predecessor announced his own campaign to run for Denver Mayor. Following his successful election, Chris [...]