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Volunteer Election Workers

Poll Watcher: 
--- Is inside the polls from 7 am to 7 pm by appointment of the County Chair (signed form available at Party office)
--- Sits near Election Judge & Clerks, but does not "work" the forms or table
--- Purpose is to insure election rules are followed and voters are able to vote
--- May step outside poll briefly to alert volunteers outside if there is a problem

Poll Watcher Guide
How to Handle Situations
Incident Report Form

Election Protection Team:
--- Identified with Blue Ribbon
--- Is outside poll distance marker (100 feet from poll entrance) from 7 am to 7 pm (may take shifts if needed)
--- Has cell phone to contact Election Protection Legal Support (in Smith County)
--- Has information about Voters' Rights for inspection and reference
--- Has list of ALL polling places to assist voters as needed

Making Every Vote Count (information to assist voters)
Voter Rights Handout (PDF file)
Election Protection Powerpoint OR PDF File format
List of All Polling Locations in Smith County
Incident Report Form 


Electioneer:
--- Is outside poll distance marker (100 feet from poll entrance) from 7 am to 7 pm (may take shifts if needed)
--- Hands out candidate literature (available at Party office)
--- Hands out Straight Ticket Voting information (available at Party office)
--- Assists voters and is friendly and congenial to ALL voters