Political Campaign Press Release Examples

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Are you a politician or are working on a political campaign and are looking to create a press release to support your campaign, cause, or party? You’ve come to the right place!

Political Campaign Press Release Info Center

This page contains:

  • 11 different press release examples on political campaign-related topics
  • 25 different ideas for topics you can write press releases about
  • Press release writing and distribution training and resources
  • Sample press releases from many other industries to give you even more ideas.

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Political Campaign Press Release Examples

Example #1 – new candidate announcement:

10 More Political Campaign Press Release Examples:

  1. Candidacy announcement

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/nate-cain-announces-candidacy-for-united-states-congress-301776289.html

  2. Political press conference announcement

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/community-leadership-press-conference-regarding-president-bidens-visit-to-dearborn-301293524.html

  3. Political rally announcement

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/democratic-gubernatorial-challenger-meet-kevin-paffrath-is-holding-a-campaign-rally-in-bakersfield-sunday-july-18-301334644.html

  4. Release of study data on politics

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/new-study-hyper-partisan-politicians-received-4x-more-coverage-than-bipartisan-problem-solvers-in-americas-top-media-outlets-301769292.html

  5. Lobbying report release

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/inaugural-caterpillar-2022-lobbying-report-highlights-political-and-advocacy-efforts-that-help-advance-enterprise-strategy-301738703.html

  6. Release of political fundraising app

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/new-nonpartisan-political-fundraising-app-to-revolutionize-fundraising-and-voter-engagement-300875382.html

  7. Media event announcement

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/media-event-parents-speak-out-against-political-indoctrination-by-farmington-michigan-public-school-district-301457684.html

  8. Creation of a new political action committee (PAC) 

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/american-urological-association-launches-political-action-committee-300775193.html

  9. Candidate drops out of race, endorses another candidate

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/michael-e-arth-ends-presidential-run-endorses-elizabeth-warren-300950776.html

  10. Political candidate endorsement announcement

    https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/laborers-local-261-make-political-endorsement-selections-for-june-2012-146201445.html

How to Write and Distribute a Political Press Release 

Resources to help you write an amazing press release and distribute it to the right people to get publicity for your company, cause, or announcement.

What to Write a Press Release About

Need ideas for advertising and marketing topics you could write a press release about? Here are 25 ideas to get you started:

  1. Campaign launch event announcement
  2. Endorsements received from community leaders
  3. Debate recaps and key takeaways
  4. Fundraising milestones and campaign finance updates
  5. Voter registration initiatives and drives
  6. Town hall meetings and public forums
  7. Meetings with community organizations and leaders
  8. Participation in local parades, fairs, and festivals
  9. Campaign rallies and special guest appearances
  10. Addressing local concerns or incidents in the community
  11. Community service events and volunteer efforts
  12. Engaging with constituents through social media platforms
  13. Announcing campaign staff appointments and key advisers
  14. Celebrating local achievements or milestones
  15. Responding to a crisis or natural disaster in the region
  16. Holding a press conference on a pertinent issue
  17. Hosting roundtable discussions with experts and stakeholders
  18. Launching a campaign podcast or YouTube series
  19. Unveiling a new campaign slogan or branding
  20. Conducting a “listening tour” to hear from voters
  21. Announcing endorsements from political groups or unions
  22. Releasing a campaign advertisement or promotional video
  23. Participating in a charity event or fundraiser
  24. Celebrating and recognizing national or local holidays
  25. Hosting a campaign meet-and-greet or open house event

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