Even with the rise of internet news, the majority of Americans still get their news via television. Getting TV cameras to cover your event is a vital part of winning support for campaigns, but we’ve all seen what happens when interviews go bad. This session will give trainees the basics of doing interviews on camera and for print media. Participants will walk away prepared to be an effective and reliable spokesperson for their campaigns.
The Face-Off: How to Handle Media Interviews
10:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Saturday
Bailey Dick, Jobs With Justice
Harper Bishop, Coalition for Economic Justice / Jobs With Justice
Susan Hurley, Chicago Area Jobs With Justice
Neil Sardana, Atlanta Jobs With Justice
Maritza Silva-Farrell, ALIGN