Demarco Factor Transforming Public Will into Political Power

ISBN-10: 082651703X
ISBN-13: 9780826517036
Edition: 2010
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Description: This is the story of Vinny DeMarco’s three remarkably successful Maryland organizing campaigns to enact gun control; hike cigarette taxes and enact tobacco controls in a tobacco-growing state; and provide comprehensive health coverage, including  More...

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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Vanderbilt University Press
Publication date: 6/25/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 244
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.814
Language: English

This is the story of Vinny DeMarco’s three remarkably successful Maryland organizing campaigns to enact gun control; hike cigarette taxes and enact tobacco controls in a tobacco-growing state; and provide comprehensive health coverage, including forcing Wal-Mart to pay for the undercoverage of their employees. It is told by the dean of U.S. community organizers: among many other distinctions, Michael Pertschuk was chair of the Federal Trade Commission under President Carter; he has also won a lifetime achievement award from APHA.

Introduction
The Maryland Children's Initiative
Rescuing a Lost Cause
The DeMarco Campaign Template
Media Advocacy: "A Giant Telephone"
The 1998 State Elections: Bridgehead for Action
Politics without Partisanship
Victory and Accountability
Health Care for More: The Chameleon Campaign
An Impossible Dream?
Follow the Leaders, Lead the Leaders
Coming to Terms with a Governing Troika
A Leap of Faith Organizing
The Birth of Faith United Against Tobacco
Faith in Action
Lessons in Strategies and Leadership
Before We Do Anything Else
Delivering the Messages
Organizing Plus
A Fistful of Campaign Leadership Roles
Epilogue: What Would Vinny Do?
Acknowledgments
Index

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