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Text2Vote Commenting

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I want a simple way to remind people to vote and a one stop shop to learn about what/who they're voting for.

  1. User text their address to a number
  2. The day (or week) before the election, the service send out information about the election:

    a. where to go to to vote b. polling hours c. Link to a detail page about the following:

    1. what position they're voting for. What is the responsibility of these positions?
    2. Who is running?

      a. Link to their social media, news article b. History, like bills they proposed and voted for