How Agencies Around America Are Encouraging Employees to Vote in the Midterm Elections

Some are shutting down completely on Nov. 6

Some agencies are taking significant actions to ensure their employees get to the polls. Photo Illustratio: Amber McAden; source Getty Images, iStock

Anyone who believed advertising to be an inherently apolitical industry has almost certainly been disabused of that idea as the U.S. reaches the end of another contentious, divisive election season. The number of political side projects created over the past two years alone is enough to suggest that the business is more engaged than most.

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@ErikDOster Erik Oster is an agencies reporter for Adweek.
@kitten_mouse Lindsay Rittenhouse is a staff writer at Adweek, where she specializes in covering the world of agencies and their clients.