See Nesbitt Research in action in this phenomenal, Reed Award winning ad called “Flight” by Adelstein Liston for AFSCME’s 2012 IE campaign in Ohio. Opposition researchers are sort of like BASF, we don’t make a lot of the award-winning ads, we make a lot of the award-winning ads better.
Nesbitt Research's Work Wins Reed Award in Ohio
What is Opposition Research?
Although there are a lot of rumors about what opposition research entails, it's truly a matter of public record.
2020 Progressive Job Opportunities
Apply to work with a presidential campaign, the Democratic Party, or advocacy organizations and help us power progressive 2020 victories nationwide.
Ryan McInerney Joins Nesbitt & Parrinello As Partner
Las Vegas, NV – After more than a decade working in political and public affairs research, strategic communications, and campaign strategy, Ryan McInerney is joining Nesbitt & Parrinello as a partner based in our Las Vegas office.
Case Study: How the VA Democrats Leveraged Research to Take Back a State Legislative Chamber in Virginia
Winning Opposition Research in Virginia
The Best of Opposition Research in the 2018 Elections
The November 2018 elections were eventful, to say the least. Some of the most interesting turns in races throughout the country were powered by public records and the researchers who love them. From campaign finance and lobbying records, to Foreign Agent Registrations and even the avoidance of public disclosures, here's a look at some of oppo research's best wins, hits, misses, losses, and dropouts in 2018.
At the Intersection of Political Opposition Research and Machine Learning
Machine learning and political opposition research collide for epic results, such as the Obama 2012 reelection campaign. But does it always live up to the hype?
When They Used to Vote
A history of voter suppression and voter turnout heading into a crucial midterm election for Democrats.
How Scam PACs Dupe Donors and Profit from Politics
Learn how to spot a scam PAC before giving away your money.
Reading for the President
Former Obama White House intern provides an inside look into the Office of Presidential Correspondence.
Women of Color Take Center Stage in the 2018 Blue Wave
A closer look at the record number of women of color running for office amidst the 2018 Blue Wave.