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Understanding Polls with MinnPost's Greta Kaul

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MinnPost illustration by Greta Kaul
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MinnPost illustration by Greta Kaul

"the margin of error is 4.2%"  "Polls are neck and neck!"  "Your candidate is ahead!" 

These are some of the confusing headlines we hear and read during hot election times.  Election Day is coming up Tuesday November 6th and MinnPost Data Reporter Greta Kaul joined us on the Friday Morning Show to help us get savvy about polls.  Where do you go to check out how your candidate is doing?  Email us! 

Heidi Holtan has worked at KAXE/KBXE for over 20 years. She currently helms the Morning Show as News and Public Affairs Director. Heidi is a regional correspondent for WDSE/WRPT's Duluth Public Television’s Almanac North. In 2018 Heidi received the “Building Bridges in Media” award from the Islamic Resource Group for her work on KAXE/KBXE hosting conversations about anti-Muslim movements in rural Minnesota.