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Simone Campbell | Effective Advocacy & Our Values

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  • Location
    5707 S Woodlawn Ave, ,
    Mar 26, 2024
    12:30pm – 1:45pm CST
  • Program Pritzker Fellows Seminars

IOP Fellow Simone Campbell on "Effective Advocacy & Our Values" THIS SEMINAR IS OPEN TO CURRENT UCHICAGO STUDENTS ONLY Tuesday, March 26 12:30-1:45pm A Practice Walk through the Six elements of advocacy: 1. Social policy research 2. Legislative drafting 3. Field organizing 4. Communications 5. Relationships/advocacy 6. Strategy We will look at the passage of the Affordable Care Act in 2010 as a case study for these elements that create successful advocacy. The passage of the ACA was the culmination of 100 years of work! Advocates need to be patient and persistent. We will discuss the “inside” and “outside” Congress strategy. Special Guest (via Zoom): Reva Price, former Director of Outreach & Senior Advisor for former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi Pritzker Fellows seminars are off the record and open to current UChicago students only. Seating in the IOP Living Room is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you have any questions about accessibility, please contact Sarah Palmisciano (

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