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Facebook Boosts Voter Turnout

From UC San Diego News Center:

In 61-million-person experiment, researchers show online social networks influence political participation, with close relationships mattering most

About one third of a million more people showed up at the ballot box in the United States in 2010 because of a single Facebook message on Election Day, estimates a new study led by the University of California, San Diego.

Read the rest at UC San Diego News Center.

Posted on September 13, 2012 in
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