Archive for November 7th, 2016

Some Voting Q and A from Ruth Holloway, Chair of Blount County Democratic Party

Written by F. Lee Erickson on November 7th, 2016

Q: Is there paid time off for voting?
Yes.
Employees who begin their work day less than 3 hours after polls open and finish less than 3 hours before polls close are entitled to up to 3 hours paid leave to vote. The employee must request leave by noon the day before Election Day. The employer can […]