House Republican Whip Eric Cantor (R-VA) and House Chief Deputy Whip Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) today launched a new communications tool nationwide designed to directly communicate with users in real-time.
WhipCast -- a new BlackBerry application, provides instantaneous alerts, audio updates, video features, and additional messages to users. To download the WhipCast application, click here.
Republican Whip Eric Cantor issued the following statement:
"Today's worldwide launch of the WhipCast BlackBerry app is the latest demonstration of our commitment to modernize the way we communicate with Americans from coast-to-coast. The WhipCast enables the Whip Team to communicate with the public in a faster, smarter, and more effective way."
Chief Deputy Republican Whip Kevin McCarthy issued the following statement:
"As easy as scrolling through a BlackBerry, America can now be connected to instantaneous news and videos. WhipCast is more than just the House Republicans gaining technological ground - it's a new and better way of communicating. It's been very useful for Members of the Whip Team, and we are excited to take this new BlackBerry application nationwide for all Americans to use."