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How The Coronavirus Could Shape The Future Of Elections In Idaho

Molly Wampler
Boise State Public Radio


Tuesday, we will learn the results of Idaho's first vote-by-mail statewide primary. How might the changes election officials have been forced to put in place because of the coronavirus influence future elections?  

Ada County Clerk Phil McGrane oversees Idaho’s biggest election operation and has been dealing with all the changes this year. Our Morning Edition host George Prentice sat down with McGrane to talk about tomorrow’s big day. 


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George Prentice has been honored for his decades-long career in broadcast and print journalism. As news editor of Boise Weekly, he won multiple awards for his investigative reporting and took home top prizes in the fields of crime/courts, environmental, health, religion and feature reporting.
Samantha Wright is a news reporter and producer for Idaho Matters.