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BPR Full Show : 11/5/18

Midterm votes
FILE- In this Nov. 2, 2018, file photo residents vote early at the Douglas County Election Commission office in Omaha, Neb. For voters across America, this year's midterm elections represent something far greater than whatever Senate and House races appear on their ballots. It is a referendum on President Donald Trump and the venomous political culture that many blame for gridlock in Congress and a recent spate of hate crimes and politically motivated attacks.
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  • Charlie Chieppo, from Chieppo Strategies, and Shannon O’Brien, former State Treasurer and Democratic nominee for governor, joined to talk about tomorrow's midterms.
  • The GroundTruth Project's Charlie Sennott discussed the legacy of Germany's Angela Merkel.
  • Voter turnout is expected to be high for the midterms, but many people still believe that their vote has no impact and choose not to participate in the elections. We opened the lines to hear if you are one of these people or know anyone who is choosing not to vote.
  • Pete Souza, former White House photographer for Barack Obama, discussed his new book, "Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents."
  • Reverends Irene Monroe and Emmett Price joined us for another edition of All Revved Up.
  • Poet Richard Blanco gave us some election themed poetry.
  • Daylight savings was on Sunday, so you know what that means, our annual conversation on whether or not you think we should keep daylight savings.
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