You registered to vote and went to the polls, but in the booth, you faced a dilemma: Who is on the ballot, and what do they stand for?

Sean Danowski WG14 and Dafan Zhang G11 G12 L14 feel your citizen-pain. That’s why they founded VOHTE, an online platform that aims to change the way we exercise our democratic right. At, users can enter a home address to view the names of all the candidates on their ballot. For a fee, each candidate can create a verified public profile clickable from the ballot, share stories, and respond to news.

VOHTE’s goal is to create a one-stop source for constituents to hear directly from politicians. The for-profit Pennsylvania B-Corp started out with a focus on that state’s 2018 primaries and plans to scale nationwide in time for the midterms.

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