Listen to the WORT election night special, originally broadcast November 3, 2020, from 8pm to midnight. Join us as we speak with journalists, political operatives, and experts as the results roll in.
About the guests
Thanks to our guests: Abigail Becker from The Capital Times, Katie Thoreson from WXPR radio, Patrick Marley from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, the Rev. Greg Lewis from Souls to the Polls, Law Forward attorneys Jeff Mandell and Doug Poland, UW-Madison journalism professor Michael Wagner, Isthmus reporter Dylan Brogan, Melissa Heinritz from the Foundation for Madison’s Public Schools and student Julianna Baldo from YES2Invest, journalist and electoral college scholar Jesse Wegman, and influence watchdog Lisa Graves.
About the hosts
Dr. Damita Brown is the host of the Eight O’Clock Buzz on Tuesdays.
Kristian Knutsen is the co-host of the WORT Local News on Tuesdays.
Mel and Mr. Smarty Pants are the popular comedic duo behind Mel & Floyd on Fridays.
Jonah Chester, the local news producer at WORT, provided live local, state, and nation election results. He was aided by local news reporters Joe States, Ryan Wollersheim, and Paul Hermann.
This special was produced and engineered by Chali Pittman, WORT News and Public Affairs Director, with help from Jonah Chester.