Annotated Examples

The examples below are communications that we have annotated to give you ideas about ways to incorporate the lessons we teach.    

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Government is in Worse Shape Than Ever A sample op-ed from our Talking about Government toolkit that addresses general stereotypes about government Government Op-ed 
Town Government Doesn't Spend Recklessly An example we prepared for the BluePrint NC to model how a peer learning team could critique each other's written products. Gives ideas for improving an op-ed about local government spending. Local government Op-ed 
Commentary on Tax Override in Massachusetts A series of annotated examples of op-eds, letters to the editor, webpages, talking points, etc. written about tax override ballot campaigns in Massachusetts. Includes annotations from Public Works.  Taxes Op-eds and Letters to the Editor 
Government and Health Care  Sometimes government is the secondary issue. In this sample speech from our Talking about Government toolkit, health care is the main topic. Health Care Speech 
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