7 Great Election AppsMonica Vila
Whether you are a political junkie or more of a casual voter, there is an app for you in this election season.
This round up offers you Droid or iOS apps that you can use to make informed voting decisions and may even help you win debates with friends and family!
We have included a great role-playing game for you (or perhaps your kids) to simulate a true run for office such as wooing voter strategies, manage budgets and more.
Take this opportunity to engage your kids in the privilege and civic obligation of this amazing right we enjoy as US citizens. I always find it fascinating to dig into what kids understand about the issues facing their future and how they rationalize a preference for one candidate or another.
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VoteHub 1 of 8Find your polling place and more
NBC Politics 2 of 8The NBC Politics app offers up-to-the-minute NBC news coverage of the upcoming election. The app also features two maps — one that simulates election result and another real-time map that shows primary and, soon, election night results.
Get the app for your iPhone, free
Stitcher 3 of 8
TPM Poll Tracker 4 of 8Are you poll hungry?This TPM Poll Tracker app lets you keep up with all the most recent poll results. You can also activate push notifications for all the latest updates.
Get TPM Poll Tracker for your iPhone, free
Politico Playbook Mobile 5 of 8
Obama or Romney Apps 6 of 8
Settle It! 7 of 8
The Race for the White House 8 of 8