Chicagoland Poll Workers Reflect on 2020 Election Day

The election saw record early and mail-in voting due to the pandemic.
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Disinfectant wipes and hand sanitizer were a common sight at precincts nationwide.
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Masked Chicagoans early voting on the UIC campus.
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Socially-distanced Brookfield Village residents wait out of a precinct.
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Over 15,000 people applied to be poll workers in Cook County alone.
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Jonah Nink

Jonah Nink

Pop Culture journalist and comedy writer based in Chicago, Illinois. Bylines include The Hard Times/Hard Drive, The Chicago Machine and UIC Radio.