Opposition Research for Mayoral Campaigns

With 2017 mayoral races under way nationwide we take a look at opposition research in the context of mayoral campaigns.

One of the most interesting features of opposition research is that it can be most valuable in smaller jurisdictions. The more local a campaign is, the more detail you will need about yourself and your opponents. In addition, in more local campaigns, a single issue may define the race in ways it would not on a larger scale and this issue may itself be a municipal one.

Nesbitt & Parrinello has powered mayoral races from Baltimore to Nashville and we have investigated 25 subjects with mayoral records across a dozen states.

Deep Expertise in Municipal Campaigns

We have been directly engage by mayoral candidates in the following jurisdictions:

  • Baltimore
  • Boston
  • District of Columbia
  • Houston
  • Indianapolis
  • Lexington
  • Louisville
  • Nashville/Davidson County
  • Philadelphia
  • Richmond

Simple Pricing for Mayoral Campaigns

Our new pricing model for 2017 makes opposition research affordable for campaigns of all sizes. We have served campaigns from $200M super PACs to $50,000 city council races.

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