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The Power of An Impactful Message: Synthetic Conversation

In 2010, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) was locked in a tight reelection race and desperately needed to appeal to male voters. Stones’ Phones designed a Halloween-themed Synthetic Conversation automated call program, where potential male voters were called and asked to select the actions that bothered them most about her opponent by selecting buttons on their phones. The goal …

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A Personal Touch: Winner of Best Auto Call Of 2015 by Campaigns & Elections

ON BEHALF OF DNC CHAIR DEBBIE WASSERMAN SCHULTZAND  DNC DIRECTOR OF MARKETING COLLIN WARD,  TEAM STONES’ PHONES IS EXCITED TO TAKE HOME CAMPAIGNS & ELECTIONS’ REED AWARD FOR BEST AUTO CALL OF 2015!  2015 was a preparation year for Democrats nationwide. With record numbers of state legislatures in Republican hands, a Democratic minority in the House and Senate and Democratic …

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Convince Yourself to Vote

Stones’ Phones has pioneered a couple of tried-and-true GOTV programs over the years: Adopt-A-Voter and Plan-Making Questions. Ever innovating, we have adapted the research of Yale Psychologist Dr. Michael Pantalon to help voters convince themselves to vote. Dr. Michael Pantalon developed the technique of Instant Influence in an emergency room, where doctors had to quickly convince their patients to change habits …

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Adopt-A-Voter: GOTV To Change the Nature of The Electorate

How Stones’ Phones Changes the Nature of the Electorate It all started in 2005 when Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger attempted to transform the state of California through a special election. If successful, this overhaul would have moved the traditionally blue state of California drastically towards the right. In order to combat the proposed propositions, the Alliance …

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Plan-Making GOTV Calls

Getting voters to the polls is always a challenge, and it’s even more difficult during midterm elections where voter drop-off and low turnout numbers are a constant struggle for campaigns. By getting voters to start thinking about voting in advance, it actively encourages them to make an Election Day voting plan. Having voters make voting …

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