Explainer: What “poll watching” really means

Explainer: What “poll watching” really means

October 13, 2020 Darnetta Mahaffy 0

President Trump is trying to recruit an “army” of poll watchers for Election Day. As part of his ongoing disinformation campaign about election fraud, these aggressive appeals to his supporters are raising worries about voter intimidation—or worse. Meanwhile, Facebook just announced new rules that will no longer allow “militarized” language for poll watching on its…