Excerpts from Fox News
By: Adam Shaw
Thursday, September 29, 2016
"The RNC launched Vote.gop earlier this month, calling it a one-stop shop for driving up voter turnout across the U.S., and particularly in swing states. The site allows visitors to register to vote, request an absentee ballot, or commit to vote.
"Visitors who participate give their information, allowing the RNC to follow up with via text, phone or email to make sure they have mailed in forms and remind them to get out to vote on Nov. 8.
"'This is a one-stop shop,' a senior RNC official said. 'Whereas the Democrats redirect you to a state’s website, Vote.gop has all of the information in one place which allows us to take advantage of the instant feedback, track individual steps and create universes to drive follow-up action.'
"The RNC has launched an eight-figure ad campaign to drive voters to the site…
"Since the site launched on Sept. 10, the party reports 50,000 people have completed the first phase of the form that allows the RNC to follow up with them. Officials say they have identified more than 300,000 people who donated to Trump but weren’t yet registered to vote.
“'Digital is crucial to reaching the voters you want to reach and turning them out,' another senior RNC official said. 'We are definitely closing the gap on [the Democrats]...'”
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