Class VI, Thursday, Oct. 5, 2000, 1:30 p.m.
Discussion:: Discuss contacts with political officers. Discuss mid-term assignments.
Lab: Review campaign finance exercise.
Tracking down experts and pundits
Finding trade publications and organizations for experts in your specific subjects.
Reading: Selection of "Best of the Web" articles.
Writing: Begin writing your mid-term assignments. Also
prepare a list of five questions about consumer articles
for Scott Medintz, senior editor at Money magazine.
-Find five sites critical of your candidate.
-Seek out information about your candidate's campaign
finances. From which part of the state or country and
from which industries and professions does the candidate
seem to be getting his or her money. Take detailed notes
and be prepared to discuss in class, providing facts and
-Continue monitoring your news websites.