Impact & Recognition
Advocacy and Communications
|Gold Pollie Award for National Public Affairs Direct Mail of 2012Silver Pollie Award for National Public Affairs Television Advertisement of 2012
Bronze Pollie Award for Internet Public Affairs Web Video of 2012
|Reed Award for Best Newspaper Advertisement of 2011Reed Award for Best Online Independent Expenditure/Web Video of 2011
Reed Award for Best Use of Voiceover Talent of 2011
Reed Award for Best Public Affairs Campaign of 2010
Effectiveness & Influence
“I just finished the briefing book — really brilliant. In all my years in politics, it’s the most useful and thorough book of its type I have ever seen.”
– Phil Noble, Director, PoliticsOnline and Leader, South Carolina New Democrats
92% of our Political Partners – who range from elected leaders to the heads of Netroots Nations – believe that the Truman Project is one of the most effective organizations for political and policy change in America.
97% of our Political Partners believe that Truman has helped them become more knowledgeable about how to use politics to influence national security policy.
More than 2/3 of the Truman Community feel their connection with Truman has enabled them to influence policy, politics, and the public debate in ways they never would have done without our work.
Building the Progressive Infrastructure
89% of our Policy Fellows believe that Truman plays a unique role in connecting good policy, good politics, and progressive values.
97% of the 500+ participants on our Tuesdays with Truman messaging calls think that Truman is a credible voice on policy issues, and 98% believe Truman is filling a crucial hole in the progressive infrastructure.