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March 4, 2024

From news desert to election do-over

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Today, as part of our Democracy in the Desert series , we head to North Carolina, where a Baptist minister seemed to win a 2018 Congressional election by roughly 900 votes. But after a fraud scandal involving absentee ballots came to light, officials ordered a new election. We’ll hear how a lack of local news coverage played out in this story. Plus, what ever happened with Apple’s electric car efforts?

Aired February 28, 2024

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