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Opposition Research Handbook



Larry Zilliox, is a former private investigator with more than 20 years experience conducting opposition research.

He is the author of The Opposition Research Handbook: A Guide to Political Investigations 4th Ed. This one-of-a-kind book takes the researcher through the process of compiling information about political candidates. The book offers more than 150 pages of techniques and resources, including checklists for gathering information. The fourth edition provides links to more than 300 of the latest investigative and political Internet resources.

Specialized Research Associates offers a full range of on-site training programs to enhance in-house research capabilities. Properly trained campaign staff increase productivity while limiting liability and exposure to negative media attention. One day training modules are available for campaign staff, media, and issue-oriented grassroots organizations. Please e-mail us for cost and travel requirements.