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(Please excuse this re-post from yesterday; the site went down almost as soon as I hit publish!)



Three days is all the time we have left between now and the election, three more days to GO every last V we can.  In every state.  In every race.

If you live in a swing state, please canvass.

If you live near a swing state, please canvass.

If you do not live in or near a swing state, please phonebank.

Also, too, please help canvass for downticket races and local offices/issues for whatever state you call home.  The importance of local politics cannot be overstated.
If you are not able to canvass or phone bank, there is still heaps you can do, like dropping healthy, yummy snacks by campaign offices.  You can also bring snacks and such to people stuck in the ridiculously long voting booth lines.  Water, too.  Depending on the weather, holding a big ol' umbrella for folks to share could win you some friends.  Got any camping chairs?  Fewer achy feet means more votes!

Perhaps most importantly, please call your local Dem headquarters and/or OFA office and find out if they are coordinating any efforts to drive elderly, more rural, and vehicle-challenged voters to the polls.  Support such efforts in any way you can, please.  You can donate gas station gift cards, I'm sure, and maybe even the donation of a rental van.  We'd have to check on that.  

Okay, that last one wasn't the most important.  This one is:  if you can vote early, please do vote early.  Not only do you get to enjoy shorter lines and a smoother voting experience, you will also be giving other voters a shorter line on November 6th.  Plus, it frees you up for all the wonderful GOTV fun to be had!

So, please, pick a state, pick a race, pick something!  Do what you do to get your mojo on and let's do this!

Online/Remote/Virtual Phone Banking Links for Election 2012



Phone Banking Guidelines - Please read this.

Our list is targeted at available resources that allow, for example, Californians to phone bank for close races in Ohio, Florida, Virginia, and other battleground states even when online phone banking is not provided by the campaigns.  The new tool is remote/virtual phone banking.

Many campaigns don't have online phone banking like you might have experienced in the past for the Obama-Biden Campaign, which is one click away to a script and list of voters. Please contact the following Democratic campaigns that use a variety of alternative resources including Facebook applications and dedicated software.  Volunteers can log on from inside or outside the state or Congressional District.  Some campaigns will email PDFs of names and numbers to interested political activists from all over the country.  Read the directions carefully for each campaign.

Let's work hard for the next few days and on to victory on November 6th!

Call out the vote!  Sign up to call voters from home for bold progressives like Alan Grayson and Elizabeth Warren between now and election day.

Click here to sign up!

DFA's Dialer is set up for supporting progressive candidates from your home.






Click onto tab "MAKE CALLS" on the top of page.  If registered at site, it will take you to phone banking page that has the script and list of names to call.

If not registered, it asks you to register.

Sign up at the DCCC volunteer page to make calls from home.  Complete a short form with your email, first name, and other optional information (last name, city, zip, state, and phone) and then choose the checkbox by "Call voters from home."

A DCCC staffer will make contact via email to explain the process and to register you.  Click this link for more details.

  • United States Senate

 - Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) - Register at her website with name, email address, and password.  After you register, you can make phone calls for her from out-of-state, similar to President Obama's phone banking set up.
 - Tim Kaine (D-VA) - Click this link to make phone calls.
 - Tammy Baldwin (D-WI) - Contact Lauren Peters at 202-997-6642 or laurenp@wisdems.org and she will set you up for their online phone bank.

  • United States House of Representatives

The Speaker's gavel belongs in Nancy Pelosi's hand.  Work hard to make it happen!

 - Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) - Only option for virtual phone banking is via the DCCC (if Sinema is targeted for their support).
 - Ami Bera (CA-07) - Call 916-670-1864 or sign up at this link.
 - Jose Hernandez (CA-10) - Email Nick at namattes@gmail.com to learn how to register and login to the system.
 - Raul Ruiz (CA-36) - Only option for virtual phone banking is via the DCCC. (if Ruiz is targeted for their support)
 - Scott Peters (CA-52) - Contact Kate Lyon at k.lyon@cadem.org or 858-715-1369.
 - Elizabeth Esty (CT-05) - Call or email Matt at 203-716-1669/mjaniszewski@ctdems.org to be registered for phone banking Sat 11/3 through Tues 11/6.
 - Al Lawson (FL-02) - Email alex@lawson4congress.com and request a PDF with the names and phone numbers of people to call.
 - Alan Grayson (FL-09) - Click this link to do phone banking for the campaign.  It is called "Call for Grayson."
 - Val Demings (FL-10) - Email Brian at blacey@fladems.com and request phone lists.
 - Patrick Murphy (FL-18) - Go to this link for immediate registration and login to do virtual phone banking.
 - Lois Frankel (FL-22) - Click this link to create account.
 - Joe Garcia (FL-26) - Email Franco at fcaliz@democracyforamerica.com to sign up to make calls starting now through the election and/or for a major DFA call session on Th. Nov. 1. (Spanish speakers are especially welcome)
 - Tammy Duckworth (IL-08) - Only option for virtual phone banking is via the DCCC. (if Duckworth is targeted for their support)
 - David Gill (IL-13) - Email Meagan at Meagan@gill2012.com.
 - Wanda Rohl (IL-16) - Click on this link - http://rohlforcongress.com/... - and choose a county. In the "name" field type in "Daily Kos" and then supply your email as instructed, and someone will get in touch with you.
 - David Crooks (IN-08) - Call Matt at 574-807-2576 or email him at mattlafortune@gmail.com.
 - Gary McDowell (MI-01) - Call Matt at 203-710-9454.
 - Mike Obermueller (MN-02) - Call Nathan at 952-239-0531 or email him at coulter.nathan@gmail.com.
 - Jim Graves (MN-06) - Call 320-252-4446 or email ray@jimgraves.com.
 - Kim Gillan (MT-AL) - Call 406-694-4100 or email team@gillanforcongress.com for a list of names and numbers to contact.
 - Ann McLane Kuster (NH-02) - Email John at jgreene@nhdp.org or call 603-225-3327.
 - Shelley Adler (NJ-03) - Email shelley@shellyadlerforcongress.com or call 856-574-4178.
 - Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01) - Call 505-554-1623.
 - Mark Murphy (NY-11) - Email CorinneRoller@gmail.com or call 718-273-0424.
 - Sean Patrick Maloney (NY-18) - Follow this link to sign up for calling from home.
 - Julian Schreibman (NY-19) - Call Erica at 845-765-9494.
 - Pam Gulleson (ND-AL) - Call Luke Quandt at 701-566-7343.
 - John Oceguera (NV-03) - Email Jonathan at jpattillo@nvdems.com.
 - Betty Sue Sutton (OH-16) - Contact Cayti at 440-842-4227 or cjohnson@ohiodems.org.
 - Manan Trivedi (PA-06) - Email info@trivediforcongress.com or call 610-621-2366.
 - George Badey (PA-07) - Call Tim Brown at  484-432-6438 or email him at tim@badey.com.
 - Kathy Boockvar (PA-08) - Call Brian at 267-544-9224; there is a coordinated GOTV dry run with OFA this weekend.
 - Eric Stewart (TN-04) - Call 931-548-6831; email volunteer@votestewart.com; or go to this link.
 - Suzan DelBene (WA-01) - Email info@delbeneforcongress.com for joining the GOTV phone banking, with set days and times.
 - Rob Zerban (WI-01) - Go to this link and help defeat Paul Ryan twice!
 - Jamie Wall (WI-08) - Call Ben Gardner at 920-737-2971 or email him at beng@wisdems.org.


Our GOTV Blogathon team members are Patriot Daily News Clearinghouse, Onomastic, JekyllnHyde, boatsie, peregrine kate, ShoshannaD, rb137, and adviser Meteor Blades.

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