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Alaska, Oregon are ground zero in pot fight

...campaign has dived in with both feet. Former Portland Mayor Sam Adams sent out an email blast urging people to use it, and phone bank volunteers finish their shifts with a round of nudging their Facebook friends, campaign spokesman Peter Zuckerman said...
Coordinated RI strategy propelled gay marriage

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Phone banks, an army of volunteers and alliances with organized labor, leaders and local mayors.Hundreds of volunteers manned phone banks and wrote emails and letters to put pressure on undecided lawmakers...
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State agencies battle data loss risks

...and retirees. The state also needed time to set up a phone bank, they said.Union officials said at the time that battle.It appears that many were concerned. A phone bank set up by the Division of Retirement and Benefits fielded...
Stranded Chinese passengers in Anchorage had children working in World Trade Center

...When he reached the church, Tien took advantage of a phone bank with free long-distance lines to allow shelter inhabitants...her daughter." On Wednesday, Fong Yu walked to the phone bank at the Anchorage Red Cross shelter one more time. She...
Kotzebue to vote on sale of alcohol

...trying to overturn the decision. A vigorous campaign ensued, featuring television commercials, mailing blitzes, phone banks and radio debates. But the idea of allowing liquor sales in town was rejected by a wider margin than in 1987. Kim...
Around Town

...789-6167. Alaska Committee Volunteer Phone Bank, 6-9 p.m., Keith Miller Room...Free. Alaska Committee Volunteer Phone Bank, 3-6 p.m., Keith Miller Room...Kosovo. Alaska Committee Volunteer Phone Bank, 3-6 p.m., Keith Miller Room...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...use.'' Otherwise candidates could set up campaign phone banks or fax trees in state offices, he said. Opponents of...legislator past or present who has ever used their offices for phone banks.'' There aren't enough phones in the offices, she...
Same-sex couples say they are trying to keep what they have

...calls to talk about the vote. They volunteered at a phone bank organized by Alaskans Together, which was formed in...past debates, both decided not to participate in the phone bank. "These issues have been so misunderstood. Sometimes...
AP Impact: USAID contractor work in Cuba detailed

...multimillion-dollar contract with USAID to break Cuba's information blockade by "technological outreach through phone banks, satellite Internet and cell phones."USAID officials reviewed Gross' trip reports and received regular briefings...
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'Forget your sorrow and dance' for Haiti relief

...telethon to raise more funds for the nonprofit to go towards relief efforts in Haiti. "We are going to set up the phone banks just like our pledge drives," Kline said. "We are going to ask people to call in and we will give all those proceeds...


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