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Inspired by the legacy of Theodore Roosevelt, we serve those in the arena who dare greatly and think boldly.


our story

Rough Rider Ventures is a full service political consulting firm providing campaign strategy and services to conservative candidates and causes. We provide clients with winning strategies and the best team of creative political vendors in the nation. Our team of experienced campaign operatives have a history of winning many of the toughest races in North Dakota.

Our Story
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Dawson Schefter


Dawson Schefter is a political consultant with an extensive background on winning campaigns at the local, state, and federal level. Throughout his career, Schefter has remained committed to delivering high-quality, unique, and impactful storytelling for each of his campaigns - a tenet he attributes to the successes of over 50 campaigns he has counseled.

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Levi Bachmeier


Levi Bachmeier is a political operative and policy advisor with a diverse background in campaigns and public service. Levi has served as a former Policy Director for Governor Doug Burgum where he successfully led major strategic initiatives to unlock North Dakota’s unlimited potential. In 2020, Levi served as chair of a political action committee which heavily successfully engaged in dozens of North Dakota races. 


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