The Polls Are All Wrong. A Startup Called Civis Is Our Best Hope to Fix Them

June 8, 2016 Scott Trsar

“The startup has built up a large roster of corporate and nonprofit clients, including the College Board, the Gates Foun­dation, Boeing, and Airbnb; it presents itself as being in the business of helping clients drive individuals to take action, whether that’s voting, donating to a nonprofit, or buying a product. The company has grown to a staff of 110 … [and] they have spent the past three years crafting what they see as a newer, better marriage of data analysis and activism.”

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