Issues are created by citizens, elected representatives, organizations and icitizen. They’re posed in the form of statements and users can cast their support or opposition. Issues serve two purposes:

  1. For citizens to gain support for issues they would like addressed in their community

  2. For representatives and organizations to gather sentiment on a specific issue or policy

Polls are created by elected representatives, organizations and icitizen to gain insight into public opinion. They’re posed in the form of questions and intended to gather sentiment on trending issues.