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WANTED: Poll Watchers

To be a poll watcher in Texas, you need two things:

  1. your Certificate of Completion of the online Poll Watcher training via the Texas Secretary of State's website (select Course Catalog to locate the Texas Poll Watcher Online Training); and

  2. a completed Certificate of Appointment of Poll Watcher for Propositions or Measures form.


We will assist you in securing the Appointment forms and assign you to your preferred polling location. Please email to let us know when you've obtained your Certificate of Completion and your preferred location/days/times for watching.

The following resources are linked for easy access:

Poll Watcher's Guide

Election Judges and Clerks Handbook

Texas Election Code Chapter 33: Watchers

Chapter 3 of Judges and Clerks Handbook: Voting

Thank you for your willingness to help! 

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