**This was originally published at BrettBittner.com . I was asked to share some of my “secrets to success” with regard to my election and subsequent re-election.**
I was re-elected on Tuesday.
I ran for re-election against not one, but TWO, opponents to represent a ward in my city that is home to about 8,000 people after the re-districting process following the 2010 census. I won without a runoff.
This stat is why I’m writing this: Only 276 people voted in my race.
How did I find 156 people to vote for me out of the 8,000 that potentially could have?
I targeted my message. [Read more...]