Dave Laksono, Campaign Team travel to Legislative Districts for Constituency Casework
Cirebon, April 7, 2019/Indonesia Media – Indonesian legislator from the Functional Group (Golkar) party, Dave Laksono has been sure that chances for reelection increase after traveling to some legislative districts VIII (eight) in west Java, namely Cirebon, Indramayu for constituency casework. Dave and his campaign team have never quit travelling for socialization of work program that he will win reelection. “We have never taken a holiday till 17th April, (namely) general elections in which members of the house of representative (DPR) and the president, vice president,” Dave told Indonesia Media.
The campaign team has strategized for the model of campaign activities, namely the combination of political dialogue and education recreation. The team created a meeting place – an informal forum, where constituents voice and discuss issues. Each other (of constituents) will hear his/her point of view with curiosity and without fear. “We also hold small fishing tournament in togetherness among the villagers in the Sumber subdistrict, Cirebon. The villagers are enthusiastic to join the fishing and mingle with each other,” said Dave.
The campaign team also needs to stress the role of professionalization of legislature since Dave Laksono is incumbent on member of DPR from Golkar. The campaign activities do not only influence the electoral success, but also improve the local economy. Before the campaign starts, Dave and his team has ever helped flood victim families in Cirebon district mid March 2018. Disaster relief charity in Cirebon did important work in sheltering and supporting victims at that time. “Not only member of DPR, but some executive also participated at that time to help victim families. So I and my team hold the program of togetherness with constituents since I took office as member of the House of Representatives,” said Dave. (sl/IM)