The Political Speechwriter’s Companion
This is THE book to start with as a budding political speechwriter but also to go back to as an experienced speechwriter. Chief speechwriter to former Vice-President Gore, Robert Lehrman has long speechwriting experience and teaches his art in this hands-on book. His comprehensive tour starts with Laying the foundations; then explains What to do and How to do it; covers delivery; and takes the speechwriter right through the Putting it together phase. Many examples and detailed check-lists at every stage make this book ... THE Political Speechwriter's book.