This included author consultations with staff at the FCC, FEC, prominent political scientists, staff from the four national congressional campaign committees, (74) the American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC), individual political consultants, and a political journalist.
In addition to being a political consultant specializing in voter contact, Stone is a member of an American Association of Political Consultants (AAPC) working group monitoring automated-calls legislation.
And in the early 1990s, there was the emergence of a Latin American Association of Political Consultants
. Another international organization that facilitates the exchange of campaign ideas is the World Association of Public Opinion Research, which includes among its members Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann, who has been prominent in German Christian Democrat campaigns, and Robert Worcester, who in the past has provided polling advice for the British Labour party.
Edmonds, the president of the 600-member American Association of Political Consultants
and the head of his own media consulting firm, Edmonds Associates Inc., in Washington, D.C.
The founder of the American Association of Political Consultants
and co-founder of the IAPC got his start in politics by managing the winning campaign of a long-shot candidate for mayor of Springfield Mass.
At the 2010 American Association of Political Consultants
(AAPC) Annual Convention, Win by Cell was awarded the prestigious "Pollie Award" for Best Use of New Mobile Technology in a Candidate, Ballot/Initiative or Public Affairs Campaign.
Virginia is a swing state, and it's got a governor who is a dynamic person with a future looking up," said Tom Edmonds, a Virginia-based Republican strategist and past president of the American Association of Political Consultants
She is also the communications chairwoman of the American Association of Political Consultants
and has written five books on winning political campaigns.
The American Association of Political Consultants
represents more than 600 political professionals.
"He has been at the center of the phenomenal rise of Grassroots Enterprise over the last few years, capped in 2005 by what was the firm's biggest year ever--six Pollie Awards, including four first-place Internet Pollies, more than any other firm." O'Neill knows all about the Pollies; he was the executive director of the awards' creators, the American Association of Political Consultants
, before joining Hlinko and Co.
In fact, the American Association of Political Consultants
includes thousands of people who call themselves political consultants whose paths won't cross those of a John Kerry or a George Bush even once in their careers.
Each year the American Association of Political Consultants
joined by judges from across the industry select the best in the business.