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Election Day is hours away and this week's NC SPIN updates you on all the news and our panelists predict what you can expect and when we will know the results. Joining our panel this week are Brad Crone, political and communications consultant; Becki Gray, VP of John Locke Foundation; John Hood, syndicated columnist and author; and Chris Fitzsimon, Director States Newsroom. Be sure to watch NC SPIN on UNC-TV Friday night at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 12:30 p.m. You can also watch on the North Carolina channel Friday night at 10 p.m, Saturday at 4:30 p.m. and Sunday at 10 a.m. And you can stream the show at your leisure (after 5 pm Friday) from ncspin.com. Thank you for watching NC SPIN.
My Spin by Tom Campbell
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