The last several election cycles have been wild and erratic, defying post-2004 and 2008 predictions of a generation of single-party dominance.
With the President and Congress locked in a feverish race to the bottom of the historic approval ratings pile, a growing angst among voters across the board could mean a number of new faces being elected in 2014 (and don't forget state legislatures as well).
Stop and think back over the last few cycles - how much time, energy and resources did you expend building new relationships after seismic shifts in the electoral landscape?
While we'd never be silly enough to confidently assert what things will look like once the dust has settled one thing we are confident of: 2014 will bring changes at the state and national level.
Is your advocacy organization ready?