New Jersey is 1 of 2 states that will elect a governor and state legislature in 2017. Do more than read about New Jersey campaign issues. Define the issues by creating and voting for initiatives in PLANETCIVIC. Get action when newly elected officials take office. The time for civic engagement is now.
PLANETCIVIC is a free, non-partisan civic engagement platform that seeks to transform the way citizens interact with elected leaders and candidates. We also provide an opportunity for mission-driven organizations to gather a countable following of NJ residents behind a cause.
We empower you to propose an idea for the betterment of New Jersey and rally votes for this idea from your network and ours. Our system demonstrates the number of REAL NJ residents in favor or against an idea, and this voting data can be used to persuade leaders to act.
Do you have any idea how much money you are forced to pay New Jersey, your county, and municipality? There are major taxe...
In 2008, New Jersey became the second state to adopt a paid family leave policy. Nearly a decade into the Family Leave Insuranc...
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I like the fact that PLANETCIVIC allows the average person to bring up ideas others may not think about. The best ideas bubble up through collaboration with residents of the region and PLANETCIVIC empowers each individual to make their civic contribution. We're all in this together.
Len Resto, New Jersey
New Jersey residents now have a platform to request and find ways to help each other and share issues of concern, at no cost and in an easy to use platform. Innovative!
Karen Shinevar, New Jersey
I'm 17, which means I can't vote yet. But I want to be heard now, because the decisions our politicians make are going to affect my generation. Participating on PLANETCIVIC made me feel like my friends and I can make a difference right now.
Victoria Liverpool, New Jersey