— By Emil Moffatt, WABE, May 25, 2020 —
“In an effort to keep voters and poll workers safe, the state has tapped two Georgia companies to help provide supplies.”
“While Georgia officials are encouraging as many people to vote absentee as possible, they’re also providing poll workers with masks.
Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger’s office didn’t have to look far to find a company that could produce masks in large quantities – 35,000 to be exact – for Georgia poll workers.”
“The masks aren’t the only Georgia-made product that voters will see. Polling places will also be stocked with bottles of hand sanitizer from Pretoria Fields Collective, an Albany brewery that’s switched from making craft beer to making hand sanitizer.”
To read the full article, visit: https://www.wabe.org/georgia-companies-adapt-to-provide-protective-supplies-for-polling-places/