The Suppressions tab in Liberalist are very important in determining who you will be reaching out to and in what manner. You must make sure that these suppressions are consistent throughout all steps of your list creation.
1. Generally, whenever creating a list, you will want to Exclude Deceased.
2. “Do Not Call“: If you are reaching out to your list by telephone you will want to Exclude Do Not Call. This will remove all individuals that have, in the past, indicated that they wish to not be called.
3. “Do Not Mail“: If you are sending out a mail-out the you will want to Exclude Do Not Mail.
If you just want a full listing of all your member or voters and you are not creating the list for outreach purposes you can simply select Remove All Suppressions and all the suppressions will disappear. However, you will most likely always want to exclude deceased.
* Please note: The suppressions box will not exclude individuals that have asked not to receive emails. In order to remove individuals that have asked not the receive email you must click on Add a Step and select Remove People. From there, you will go to the Activist Codes and select Email:Unsub all. This will exclude all individuals that have asked not to receive emails.