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ActiVote turns 5!

On January 3rd, 2019 we sat in a conference room and founded ActiVote. Today is our 5th birthday and we couldn’t be more excited for the year to come. Last year we made a few promises on what we wanted to accomplish and today we want to report back and make a new set of…
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The left’s disapproval of Joe Biden

ActiVote’s November 2023 monthly presidential approval poll finds that President Biden’s overall approval rating has plummeted to his lowest on record. A deeper dive into the numbers shows that at this time it is especially the left which is voicing their disapproval, while the right has been consistent in their disapproval for most of Biden’s…
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ActiVote’s 2023 Impact Report

ActiVote is on a mission to educate voters so that they can confidently participate in every election.   Over the past 4 years, we have received many qualitative indications that we are succeeding in our mission: we receive overwhelmingly positive feedback from voters who enjoy the functionality we provide, we have more candidates for office participating…
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November 2023 – What’s on the Ballot?

Believe it or not – millions of Americans will have an election on November 7th, 2023! And you might be one of them. So what is at stake in this election? State Government Kentucky and Mississippi will elect new governors on November 7th as well as other key state officials. While both of these states…
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Smart on Civics?

ActiVote is committed to changing the way citizens learn about and engage with their government, through a daily, fun and informative interaction. #DailyDemocracy You may have heard the stats. All the while, the federal government spends $50 per student per year on STEM subjects and only $0.05 per student per year on civics. A national survey…
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What do we really think about energy independence?

In August 2023, AllSides and ActiVote collaborated on an Energy Independency Survey with 12 questions, each with 5 possible answers. The poll was processed using ActiVote’s standard polling methodology (details in appendix A). The average sample size was 804 per question, leading to an expected polling error of less than 4%. We invite you to…
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Vote Tripling

So I am that person. I am that person who is constantly nagging my friends and family to vote in upcoming elections. They get phone calls, they get text messages and they KNOW that I will ask them after election day if they’ve voted. I’ve certainly asked them all to sign up for ActiVote so…
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Trump vs Biden Poll (Sept 2023)

ActiVote’s September 19th, 2023 presidential poll finds that former President Trump leads current President Biden by 3.4%. The poll was taken among 676 likely presidential election voters: ActiVote app users who recently updated their presidential candidate preference. The poll has been weighted to represent the national electorate (including voting chance in presidential elections) and has…
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What does it mean to overlap?

The ActiVote Political Matrix provides a visually appealing 2-dimensional view of where people are on the Political Spectrum. Generally speaking: the closer two people are in the Political Matrix, the more they will have in common. Thus, as a tool to determine who the most interesting candidates are to research and whether they deserve our…
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What gets folks to the polls?

The United States has approximately 331 million residents of which about 250 million are eligible to vote. Of those 250 million eligible voters about 200 million are registered to vote, but even registered voters often don’t vote. In the 2020 presidential election 156 million people cast a vote for president, and during the 2022 Midterms…
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