ABC News Radio’s Political Team to Provide Special Live-Anchored Coverage of Election Results
Hourly Election Status Reports Starting at 7:00p.m. ET on November 6
ABC News Radio and its affiliates will provide listeners with extensive coverage of election night and election results on Tuesday, November 6th. Correspondent Aaron Katersky will anchor live from 7:00p.m. until at least 1:00 a.m. ET. ABC News Radio’s team of correspondents — Vic Ratner, Ann Compton, Steven Portnoy and Alex Stone – will contribute reporting and analysis from both campaigns; Cheri Preston and Richard Davies will provide analysis from the ABC News DecisionDesk; Matt Gutman and Jim Ryan will report on voter turnout from Florida and Ohio; and Reena Ninan will be in Washington, D.C. reporting on the Congressional, Senatorial and Gubernatorial races.
ABC News Radio will provide six Election Coverage Status Reports each hour starting at 7:00pm ET.
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