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2012-09-25 06:20:19

HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Departments of Transportation and State today announced voters can choose to receive either secure PennDOT IDs, or Department of State voting-only ID cards, when visiting a PennDOT driver license center to obtain photo ID to vote under the state's new voter ID law. The agencies also announced that, in order to get the DOS voter ID card, an individual need only give his name, date of birth, social security...

2012-09-25 02:29:42

NEW YORK, Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- AWEARNESS, The Kenneth Cole Foundation and Rock the Vote announces the launch of an innovative retail program that encourages voter registration. Kicking off on National Voter Registration Day (September 25th), the program aims to raise awareness about the importance of voting. Customers will be encouraged to register to vote in store and on line at Kenneth Cole stores nationwide, as well as show their support of the cause by purchasing a...

2012-09-12 14:21:53

Millions of Michiganders Are Not Registered to Vote As Oct. 9 Registration Deadline Looms DETROIT and WASHINGTON, Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Nonpartisan, nonprofit groups dedicated to increasing participation in elections are using mailings, new digital tools and other efforts to reduce the massive number of Michiganders who are not registered to vote. The deadline for citizens to register in Michigan for the fall election is October 9. More than 2 million eligible...

2012-09-04 02:26:10

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J., Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Spirit Halloween, North America's leading Halloween retailer and founder of the "Spirit Halloween Presidential Index," today announced a partnership with Rock the Vote, a non-profit organization dedicated to building the political power of young people. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120904/CG66611) While Rock the Vote is hard at work encouraging Americans to register to vote, Spirit Halloween is busy forecasting the...

2012-08-10 10:21:08

HOUSTON, Aug. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- True The Vote (TTV), a nonpartisan election integrity organization, today commended the Virginia State Board of Elections for its recent decision to make certain that the Commonwealth's voter rolls are accurate prior to the November General Election. "This will go a long way to improve faith in our voting system and set a good example for others to follow," True The Vote President Catherine Engelbrecht said. "The Commonwealth of Virginia's...

2012-07-24 06:24:10

WASHINGTON, July 24, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Catalist and DSPolitical today announced a partnership that will put the progressive community at the cutting edge of online targeting. Using Catalist Media Segments, progressive political marketers will have the ability to target specific online populations using the individual attributes of browser cookies. This ability to cross the offline-to-online digital divide marks the first time marketers have been able to target individuals...

2012-07-20 06:20:27

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Secretary of the Commonwealth Carol Aichele today announced the creation of a new card that can be issued to voters who need photo identification under Pennsylvania's voter ID law. The Department of State voter cards, which will be issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, will be available to registered voters who are not able to provide all of the documents they would normally need to obtain a photo ID from PennDOT,...

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2012-07-18 18:20:25

John Neumann for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While some states are tightening restrictions on voting eligibility, Washington state opens its voter registrations with the ability to sign up via a Facebook app, writes Cyrus Farivar for Ars Technica. This week, a new Facebook app created by Redmond Washington-based Microsoft will provide a new interface to let voters access the MyVote system. The internet is not exactly new, except maybe for government entities. It was only in...

2012-06-27 06:22:57

HOUSTON, June 27, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- True the Vote, a nonpartisan, nonprofit grassroots organization focused on preserving election integrity, and Judicial Watch, the public interest group that investigates and fights government corruption, announced Tuesday that they have filed a Motion for Intervention defending the State of Florida's efforts to clean up voter registration lists against an Obama administration lawsuit (The United States of America v. State of Florida and Ken...

2012-06-11 06:23:15

NEW YORK, June 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Local market consumer research firm, Scarborough, and leading political data solutions provider, TargetSmart Communications, today announced that they have forged a data relationship to combine TargetSmart's nationwide voter file with Scarborough's consumer data into a single integrated data set. The result is robust insights on voter trends and patterns by political party and in-depth information on important voter groups (such as Women, Young Voters,...