THE FIRST 100 DAYS: Executive Round Table with Business, Industry & Educational Leaders

“It’s important that we all understand the impact that public and governmental leaders make on our economic environment. Business and industry leaders will come together to discuss their industries and the potential impact of the first 100 day agenda on growing jobs and improving our economic outlook…”

Political leader actions, words, and behavior: A content analysis of the Common Core debate

This study presents a model for understanding political leadership based upon the processes that influence and thereby shape political leaders’ types, as captured in their own words and behaviors on digital recordings, official documents, press releases, the media, and twitter on the public record.

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4 Ways to Debunk Political Rhetoric and Personal Agendas in Today’s Media

Today, more than at any time in our nation’s history, the people have the opportunity to turn off the noise and research their own issues, candidates and political parties. The American people now have the wherewithal to demand the news from credible sources from all mass media forms. Whether you get your news from television, […]

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Campaigns, Dirty Tricks & Election Engineering

Campaigning is tough business. It takes someone with a lot of inner strength, a lot of community connections and a bit of money to make a solid run for office. Those of us who run “grassroots campaigns” understand just how difficult the road is for those who play by the rules. Yet there exists a […]

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The Politics of Policy: How Leadership Influences Implementation

This is the Formal Proposition Paper provided to the Midwest Academy of Management. This document is a work in progress and as such is the copywritten property of Terri McCormick. Please write for permission to cite the document at We would like to know how you will be applying this work citation in your […]

Terri McCormick to Appear on the 4th Street Forum on Wednesday, October 22nd

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22nd, 3pm: 4th Street Forum on the Road This Week In Collaboration with the Clausen Center for World Business Join the audience at Carthage College, Hedberg Labrary’s Niemann Theatre, 2001 Alford Park Drive, Kenosha, 53140 ELECTION 2014 CONTINUES Part1: “The U.S. Senate – A Shift in the Majority Ahead?” Part 2: “The Governor’s […]

Political Personalities and Male Stereotypes

There are several theories and stereotypes of men in politics, just as there are with their women counterparts. Consider the following: THE NAPOLEON COMPLEX One could argue that the Napoleon complex, an insecurity born out of being “vertically challenged,” is a relevant political archetype that affects men—and perhaps some women—who serve in government. Napoleon, who […]

A Comprehensive Review: What Sex Is A Republican?

What is the truth about politics in the United States? What can you do to make it better? Read this book and find out. Terri McCormick did what few politicians do. She wrote this a book to tell the truth and offer positive fixes for a broken system. There are many politician-written books on the […]

What Sex is a Republican?

A Comprehensive Review: What Sex Is A Republican?

Posted by Terri McCormick On October - 26 - 2011ADD COMMENTS
What Sex is a Republican?

What is the truth about politics in the United States? What can you do to make it better? Read this book and find out. Terri McCormick did what few politicians do. She wrote this a book to tell the truth and offer positive fixes for a broken system. There are many politician-written books on the market. Hers is different. She does not glorify her service, make excuses for mistakes, or promote a one-sided ideology. She gives you the true inside picture of state and federal legislative politics. This... more

Terri McCormick Honored for Excellence in Government Relations

Posted by Terri McCormick On October - 19 - 2011ADD COMMENTS

APPLETON, WI, October 18, 2011 /Cambridge Who’s Who/ — Terri J. McCormick, Author, President and Chief Executive Officer of McCormick Dawson CPG Ltd, has been recognized by Cambridge Who’s Who for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in government relations. Ms. McCormick is an acclaimed author, policy expert, educator and government relations specialist. For the past decade, she has served as the president and CEO of McCormick Dawson CPG Ltd., a dedicated consulting practice... more

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The McCormick Standard Contact: Kristen Eichmann Phone: 920-209-2358 Appleton, Wisconsin, August 25th, 2011 Terri McCormick, ( author, educator, and public policy leader will be on hand to sign, The Nation’s First Tea Party Book, “What Sex Is a Republican?” 2007; as well as her latest book which is a collaboration by national liberty candidates, “How to Run for Office on a Liberty Platform” 2011. Liberty Fest was organized... more

Terri McCormick Appears on “The 4th Street Forum” MPTV Show

Posted by Terri McCormick On November - 1 - 2010ADD COMMENTS

“Money Madness vs. Democracy” taped by the Public Broadcast System DEMOCRACY vs. MONEY MADNESS Big money – mysterious money – fuels expensive election campaigns. Do you like what you’ve been seeing and hearing? Who is behind the flood of cash and what does it mean for Wisconsin? With host ENRIQUE FIGUEROA, PhD, Director, Roberto Hernández Center, UW-Milwaukee. And with guests, in order of appearance: MIKE McCABE, Executive Director of Wisconsin Democracy Campaign; JULIA... more

Preface: Falling Off the Horse is Not An Option

Posted by Terri McCormick On October - 25 - 2010ADD COMMENTS

“Why do we fall?… So that we may learn how to pick ourselves up and stand on our own two feet.”  – Jessie Boyle, 1944, Irish American businesswoman “Power is distancing … Politicians must know two languages and cultures-here and home. However, home soon becomes lost, forgotten by those who reach the seats of power.” Wall Street Journal contributing editor Peggy Noonan writes that the GOP is losing confidence because of what she calls “detachment from... more

Terri McCormick honored for excellence in government relations by Cambridge's Who's Who industry experts