This is a great article. I knew of this phenomenon but didn't really have a term for it so thanks for sharing.

I wrote about the things we should be grateful for on Election Day, including the "essential workers" at the polls, without whom we could not conduct our elections.

They are braving a lot of risks to make the franchise available. They deserve genuine appreciation and respect.

https://medium.com/politics-fast-and-slow/eight-things-we-all-should-be-grateful-for-on-election-day-dd1b407364c0

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