Like Voting, But Better

Let’s take a second to think about why we vote. We vote because we want to have some amount of voice in the world. This is something we are entitled to, considering we live in a representative democracy.  WHY DO WE VOTE? To take control over our lives To make Read more…

Lift the unjust vaping ban!

Tap the poll below to make your opinion count. GloPoll has been called “the people’s platform” because it allows you to propose and vote on political issues where you live. Polls are better than petitions because they show both sides of the story. Try GloPoll today to see how you Read more…

We are GloPoll

Who we are Hi there, we are GloPoll, a polling company that connects citizens with their governments. What we do We use big data to make democracy work for everybody by measuring and leveraging public opinion to hold power accountable.  Our mission Our mission is simple: to make political influence Read more…

Dear GloPoll Users

Hi there, I’m Jamie Slate, the founder of a civic-tech startup called GloPoll. I’m also a Umass alum with a degree in political science. So how did I go from politics to tech startup? My political science background showed me the problem, and GloPoll is my best solution to the Read more…

Why Measure Public Opinion?

Why even measure public opinion? Because we live in a democracy. In case you didn’t know, the USA is a republic, and republic is just another word for representative democracy. Representative is the magic word here. All of our elected leaders, who vote on policies that affect our lives, are Read more…

The Vision

Hi all, my name is Jamie and I’m the founder of GloPoll, a political polling app that gives the power back to the people. The world is in dire trouble, environmentally, socially, economically–however you look at it. In a democracy, the shared common sense of regular people should be sufficient Read more…

GloPoll Values

GloPoll Values GloPoll is a neutral platform for citizens to express their opinions and concerns. This is important because if you aren’t representing yourself, there is no possible way for your elected representatives to represent you. Democracy literally cannot function without you. Let’s talk about our values here at GloPoll. Read more…