Old Navy Is Paying Its Employees to Work the Voting Polls on Election Day

The retailer will also give workers up to 3 hours off to vote on Nov. 3

Voting polls with the Old Navy logo and American flag
Old Navy is partnering with Civic Alliance and Power to the Polls to encourage young people to sign up as poll workers. Photo Illustration: Trent Joaquin; Sources: Getty Images, Old Navy

To address a nationwide poll worker shortage and encourage employees to vote, Old Navy announced today that it will pay its employees to volunteer at the polls on Election Day, as well as give workers up to three hours of paid time off on Nov. 3 to cast their ballots.

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