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4:23 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Exit Poll Results Roll In As Americans Vote

Originally published on Tue November 6, 2012 7:08 pm

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LYNN NEARY, HOST:

From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Lynn Neary. Exit polls are just beginning to come out, and we're going to look at them with Andrew Kohut, president of the Pew Research Center. He's here in the studio with me. Welcome, Andy.

ANDREW KOHUT: Happy to be here, Lynn.

NEARY: I know this is very early on in the game, but is there any trend that you can see now in these preliminary numbers?

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Around the Nation
4:22 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Sandy Shows More Cities Need To Boost Preparedness

Originally published on Tue November 6, 2012 7:08 pm

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So how does Sandy change the conversation about preparations for disasters in New York City, which had some of the worst damage from the storm? The agency there that's devoted to making the city more resilient is called PlaNYC.

Adam Freed was the deputy director there until August. He's now at the Nature Conservancy, and he joins us today from Rockville, Maryland. Hello, Mr. Freed. Thanks for joining the program.

ADAM FREED: My pleasure. Nice to speak with you.

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Around the Nation
4:20 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

New York City's Elderly Worry As Temperatures Dip

Originally published on Tue November 6, 2012 7:08 pm

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LYNN NEARY, HOST:

Now to Far Rockaway, Queens, is a sandy spit near JFK Airport hit hard by Sandy. Mayor Bloomberg toured the area over the weekend and was met with anger over the response to the storm. People are cold. Supplies are trickling in. The area has a number of retired and elderly residents. And Stephen Nessen of member station WNYC checked in on some of them.

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Presidential Race
4:19 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Ohio The Swing State To Watch In Presidential Race

Originally published on Tue November 6, 2012 7:08 pm

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LYNN NEARY, HOST:

From NPR News, this is ALL THINGS CONSIDERED. I'm Lynn Neary, filling in for our regular hosts who are preparing for a long night of election coverage.

At this hour, voting continues in every state, and we're going to hear how things are going in a few of the places that could decide the election. One of them is Ohio, worth 18 electoral votes. Residents there have been inundated with ads and visits from the candidates. Now the voters get their say.

We begin with NPR's Tamara Keith, who is in Columbus. Hi, Tamara.

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Election 2012
4:19 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

New York Moves Polling Places Hit By Sandy

Lynn Neary talks with Robert Smith, who was covering Election Day in New York.

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