Thursday, October 30, 2008


Press Release
October 30, 2008


Jay Heck – 608/256-2686

Common Cause (and Common Cause in Wisconsin) is part of a national coalition offering voters a toll free telephone "hotline" to call between now and through Election Day - November 4th.

The toll free number is: 1-866-OUR-VOTE (1-866-687-8683).

Voters should be able to receive real time help when calling the hotline and can get simple questions answered such as “where is my polling place” but can also receive legal help when voting rights laws have been violated. A database for all the calls can be accessed at

Wisconsin-specific information is here: http://www.ourvotelive.orgmap.php?id=55/
Try calling the toll free number - it works!