Waiting to Vote in Poor and Rich Areas in Missouri (Clip 3 of 5)
This third clip shows the different experiences of voters in St. Louis, Missouri and is associated with the Election Day lesson plan. The woman shown traveling from one polling place to another is a poll watcher from Fair Election International. She observes the voting process on election day and writes a report about what happened. Students should note what differences she observed at the polling places in the poor area versus the affluent area. Return to lesson plan »
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