Political campaigns often spend millions in dollars all across the country to make sure that voters know about their candidates. A total of about $6.4 billion was spent on national campaigns in 2016, but people often do not think about the countless number of hours people had to work in order to spread their political message.
These people typically walk miles every day in temperatures of all kind, knocking on doors, and taking phone numbers and email addresses. After all this work, the average canvasser will have to go back to the office and spend even more time filling out paper work.
Going door-to-door in an attempt to get votes, gain protest signatures, or raising money for a cause is called canvassing. Canvassing is one of the most effective methods of campaigning. Questions have been raised about how effective canvassing operations are; campaigns are constantly revaluating the costs of wages … Read the rest