Bilingual, Multilingual, Multiethnic
Leaflets with GOTV messages and bilingual ballot awareness information in Spanish and English are not shown to be effective in mobilizing turnout.
Of three mobilization methods: robo calls, direct mail and phone calls, only live phone calls produce statistically significant mobilization effects among Latino voters.
The differential effect of various messages in five direct mail pieces are examined in terms of their relative effectiveness in mobilizing Asian American voters.
In-language calls and English or bilingual direct mail are found to increase voter turnout among Asian Americans.
Three variations of identity-based direct mail are found to have little effect on turnout among Indian-Americans.
Door-to-door canvassing is found to be an effective means of mobilizing Latino voters in a variety of electoral contexts.