Unprecedented political turmoil combined with changes in election laws and media practices will make following the results of the November 3 national elections harder than most of us have experienced before. Join Journalist, Randall Mikkelsen of Plaistow, a veteran of several national political campaigns and election nights, to talk about strategies for staying well-informed and sane on election night and the days after.
More about the presenter: Randall Mikkelsen has worked as a financial and political journalist with Thomson Reuters since he joined the Reuters News agency in 1988. He has covered many of the major stories of the era, including the fall of the Soviet Union, the impeachment of President Bill Clinton, the war on terrorism and the financial crisis. Now he leads a team of journalists that has been covering financial and health policy implications of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as corporate social responsibility issues. Mikkelsen, was a front-row member of the White House press corps for nearly seven years. He has won awards from the Society of American Business Editors and Writers and the North Dakota Newspaper Association.