Want Some Excitement? Become A Poll Worker!

4 min readNov 5, 2021

An Inside Look At 16 hours of Voting.

a man in front of a table at the voting center. two poll workers seated waiting to help him vote.
Photo by Edmond Dantès from Pexels

I’ve been a poll worker for 6 years. In that time I have seen and heard American citizens at their best and worst. For 4 years I would come home to my husband exhausted, exhilarated, and with wild stories. Despite that, he signed up to be a poll worker too.