“Obama denies protection to babies who survive abortions. Obama is just wrong,” read one message sent to a number with a 202 area code from firstname.lastname@example.org. “Stop Obama from forcing gay marriage on the states. Your vote is your voice,” read another to a 202 number from email@example.com.
Joseph is listed as the owner of the domain names gopett.com; aicett.com; textett.com; informedett.com and obamaliesett.com. Flanary, the former vice president of Government Relations for the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce, is listed as the owner of votersett.com and gopmessager.com.
Clarification: Oct. 31, 2012
An earlier version of this story misstated Jason Flanary's current position with the Fairfax Chamber of Commerce. He serves on its board but is no longer employed there.