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If you long press on either hangout (MOIP or SMS), then press on the other one you should get an option to merge them. This should then give you the option to send either from the same hangout. There is also a setting within Settings > SMS to Enable merged conversations which needs to be enabled.
If you are running Android 5.0 or later go into Settings > Sound & notification > "When device is locked" and set "Show all notification content" (as shown here: https://youtu.be/GNFE-S42wgU?t=46s )
MightyText: http://www.mightytext.net and PushBullet: https://www.pushbullet.com/ are third-party apps that provide this functionality.
I copy entire message and paste it as a reply. And from there I copy what I need. Mostly passwords. Then I remove rest of the text so it won't stay as a draft.
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