NY and NJ Can Now Text WHERE or NYCVOTES to 877877 to Get Updated Polling Locations

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As numerous regions in New York and New Jersey begin to clean up after Hurricane Sandy, citizens of these two states face another problem: Where will they vote in Tuesday’s election? to provide pro bono our Polling Place Locator mobile tool.

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Text Messaging Helping NJ Voters Get to Polls in Aftermath of Storm: Text WHERE to 877-877

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Text Messaging Helping NJ Voters Get to Polls In Aftermath of Storm. Text WHERE To 877-877; Mobile Commons Provides Polling Place Locator to State of New Jersey. Voters in storm-ravaged New Jersey will be helped to polling places – some of which have been moved due to the storm – by a text message polling place locator provided pro bono to the State by mobile strategy company Mobile Commons.

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Governor Christie Asks New Jerseyites to Text WHERE To 877877 to Find Their Polling Place

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As New Jersey works to rebuild and assess the billions of dollars of damages from Hurricane Sandy, citizens are faced with another problem: where should they vote in Tuesday’s election? That means many traditional polling places may no longer be operating. To get the most reliable information, New jersey Governor Chris Christie has asked New Jerseyites to text WHERE to 877877 to access Mobile Commons’ polling place locator.

Mobile Commons Provides Polling Place Locator in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy – A Press Roundup

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Over the past week, Mobile Commons has worked with New York and New Jersey officials to be sure that all their citizens know where to vote. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many polling places throughout both states had to be moved.

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VisionLink Is In The News: Real-Time Winter Storm Map


Using VisionLink''s outbound telephony polling software, over 12,000 people throughout New York and New Jersey received automated calls enabling them to report on what the storm was doing to their homes and to their local communities in real-time.

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New Yorkers Find Out Where to Vote over Text Message

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Mobile Commons is launching a new polling place locator to ensure that New Yorkers can find their way to the polls on Tuesday’s election. Why Texting is the Best Way to Send Polling Information. The polling place locator is extremely easy to use.

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Obama Campaign, Governor Christie and Mayor Bloomberg Get Their Message to the Right People, when it Matters Most

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And the New York and New Jersey officials kept their citizens informed in the wake of a crisis. Most importantly, they needed to make sure voters in the right states went to the polls.

Crain’s Features Mobile Commons on The Election and Sandy

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Crain’s New York has a great feature on how Hurricane Sandy and the election gave Mobile Commons our biggest week ever. And as if that weren’t enough, Mobile Commons—which was the lead mobile strategist for the Obama campaign—recruited 1,500 volunteers in Virginia in 10 minutes, via text, to help keep people on voting lines after polls closed.

Multi-channel for Marriage Equality

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On Friday, New York joined the ranks of Massachusetts, Connecticut, Iowa, New Hampshire, Vermont and Washington, D.C. The fight for marriage equality is far from over, but the victory in New York is a wonderful step in the right direction. Generated more than 47,199 emails from New Yorkers to their state lawmakers. Contributed more than $145,000 through the HRC New York PAC to support pro-equality state Senate candidates. Author: Jill Ward.