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    What does " phone-bank" mean?

    Victoria Switzer, a retired social studies teacher, was on phone-bank duty one night during the Pennsylvania primary campaign. One night was all she could take: "It wasn't pretty." She made 60 calls to prospective voters in Susquehanna County, her home county, which is 98 percent white.


    Hello! Could you please tell what " phone-bank" refers to? Though I located an answer from Wikipedia as below, I am still in the dark. Thanks.

    Phone bank can mean:
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    Re: What does " phone-bank" mean?

    In this context, probably a group of people in the campaign headquarters who are making calls to prospective voters.

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    Re: What does " phone-bank" mean?

    Good evening Anglika, thanks for your answer. After reading it again and I think you are right. I understood the explanation from Wikipedia now.

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