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Election Day Prep Includes Keeping Voters and Poll Workers Safe
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27 October 2016 |
Some city and county election officials have added additional training in dealing with disruptive situations to their election day planning. Violence during the campaign cycle has put people on edge according to a Reuters poll so local governments have taken some additional safety steps for example:
Public safety and election officials are being careful not to overreact to the negative campaign rhetoric suggesting applying the same rules you would to any public gathering and asking citizens to be vigilant and report anything out of the ordinary.
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