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The AARP Voters’ Guide Is a Great Tool … But Don’t Take Our Word for It!
Posted By Election 2012 On September 20, 2012 @ 6:09 pm In Bulletin Today,Politics | Comments Disabled
Election day is more than six weeks away, but we already have a winner. The 2012 AARP Voters’ Guide  has been named one of the six best  voter education tools by NerdWallet , a leader in data transparency and financial literacy.
NerdWallet’s criteria were “most innovative, thorough, and well-researched voter education tools, resources and non-profits out there.”
The AARP Voters’ Guide supports You’ve Earned a Say to provide Americans with information — no political jargon or spin — about proposals on the table in Washington that affect Medicare and Social Security. The guide lets you know where the candidates stand on those issues, in their own words, before you cast your vote. Just enter your address and you can build your own ballot customized for where you live.
Here are the other five winning voter tools:
The message the six tools share: Register. Learn the issues. Know the candidates. Vote.
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URLs in this post:
 2012 AARP Voters’ Guide: http://www.aarp.org/politics-society/advocacy/info-04-2012/youve-earned-a-say.html
 six best: http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/markets/2012/nerdwallets-top-5-voting-tools-voter-education-resources-nonprofits-2012-election/
 NerdWallet: http://www.nerdwallet.com/
 VoteEasy: http://votesmart.org/
 TheBallot: http://theballot.org/
 Voto Latino: http://www.votolatino.org/
 Smart Voter: http://smartvoter.org/
 Rock the Vote: http://www.rockthevote.org/
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