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    Referendum Response
    MASA began this initiative to help school districts deal with organized referendum opposition. This page contains background information on anti-referendum campaigns and how school districts can prepare and respond.
     
     


    Booklet

    Rapid Referendum Response Booklet
    Download this booklet (pdf file) to learn about five rules to help your school district deal with organized referendum opposition while keeping your eyes on the prize: a high-quality educational environment for all students.

    Anti-Referendum Web Site Links

    Several interesting links to information and article about Paul Dorr
    http://madvilletimes.com/2011/05/yanktonians-against-opt-out-hire-notorious-anti-public-school-propagandist/

    Citizens for Reasonable and Fair Taxes (CRAFT) http://citizensforreasonableandfairtaxes.blogspot.com/2006_01_29_archive.html

    A blog from Croydon Citizens for Reasonable and Fair Taxes http://croydoncraft.blogspot.com

    A blog from Citizens for Reasonable Spending http://www.crs834.blogspot.com

    Various Samples and Background Pieces

    The Gospel According to Paul Dorr

    Organized Opposition's Information Requests of Districts

    LWCM Request 2004

    Orono Request, 2005

    Orono Fact Sheet

    Orono Flyer

    Background on Organized Opposition Consultants

    The Competitive Edge - What do we need to win?

    Strategy Outline from Organized Opposition Consultant

    Comments from Superintendents who have had Paul Dorr oppose their referendum campaigns  

    Strategy Outline

    Vote No Samples

    LCWM Vote No "Bench Em" Flyer

    LCWM Proposed Tax Flyer

    LCWM What You Need to Know Flyer

    If you have information that you would like to share with MASA members, please contact the MASA Office.