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AirTalk for November 1, 2012

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Early Voting Begins In Iowa For Presidential Election

What happens if the election is a dead heat?

Should the election be postponed? Would you trust the House of Representatives or the Senate to choose the president? How about the Supreme Court? What should the role of the Electoral College be?
Obama And Romney Spar In Final Debate Before Presidential Election

Candidates feeling the heat in swing state of Florida

With the 2000 election in the not so distant past, not to mention incredibly tight polls and talk of a possible electoral college and popular vote split, all eyes are sure to be on Florida.

Measure J aims to start the engines on public transportation

How would extending the Gold Line, the Green Line and the Westside Subway impact your neighborhood?
East Coast Begins To Clean Up And Assess Damage From Hurricane Sandy
Americans really do pull together in times of crisis. The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power and Southern California Edison will send crews to the East Coast to help with the recovery effort from Superstorm Sandy.
East Coast Begins To Clean Up And Assess Damage From Hurricane Sandy
Superstorm Sandy has come and gone, however, its effects are only now being calculated and studied. Dollar estimates in terms of damage are now in the tens of billions. Transportation and utility infrastructures have been ravaged leaving many stranded and in still in the dark.
Los Angeles City Hall

Los Angeles moves forward on four new tax proposals

Given the blizzard of tax hike proposals facing voters in November, many of which seem doomed to fail, do Angelenos have the stomach for more tax measures?
Pavle Matic, age 3 from Washington, DC,
For most of us as kids, Halloween meant fanning out into the nearby streets to pester our neighbors for candy. But some neighborhoods are more conducive to trick or treating than others – the houses are scarier, the streets are safer, and most importantly – the treats are better quality.

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