Staff Academy

Do you want to work on campaigns? Do you dream of a chance to start a career in Democratic politics?

The NDTC Staff Academy is a program designed to recruit, train, and place new staff on Democratic campaigns across the country, with an emphasis of expanding opportunities for people of color, women, and non-binary individuals.

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2020 Pride Month with Sean Meloy

Who is Sean Meloy? It was the injustice of the Supreme Court ruling in Bush v. Gore that inspired Sean Meloy to get involved with politics. At the beginning of his political career, Sean helped re-elect Congressman Mike Doyle of Pennsylvania in 2010 and Kristin Cabral of Virginia in 2012.…

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The stakes have never been higher, but thanks to partners like the National Democratic Training Committee, I know we can emerge victorious in November.

Joe Biden Former Vice President

Democrats at every level can benefit from NDTC’s free training and resources. Their commitment to help Democrats across the country is what our party needs to be successful this cycle and for years to come.

Kamala Harris United States Senator, California

If you want to be a doctor, you go to medical school. If you want to run for office or work on campaigns, you go to NDTC.

Jay Inslee Governor of Washington

I decided to challenge my sitting congressman after he cast a vote that would have made it harder for people with pre-existing conditions to buy health insurance. Since I launched my campaign for Congress more than a year ago, I’ve won my primary, outraised my opponent and polls are show us nearly tied. The National Democratic Training Committee’s support and training courses have been invaluable throughout this process.

Lauren Underwood United States Representative (IL-14)

The National Democratic Training Committee is an effective tool to win elections; We’ll get better candidates and better results. This is the tool the party needs to win more local elections.

Dick Durbin United States Senator, Illinois

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