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We speak with Jack Mitchell, head of Wisconsin Public Radio from 1976 until 1997 about his new book chronicling the history of WPR — "Wisconsin on the Air: 100 Years of Public Broadcasting in the State That Invented It."

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The United States presidential election of 1976 was the 48th quadrennial presidential election, held on Tuesday, November 2, 1976.

1976, Jimmy Carter (D) - 297 EV / 40,831,881 (50.1%) PV, Gerald Ford (R) - 240 EV / 39,148,634 (48%) PV

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1976 Presidential ELECTION Handbook- Jimmy Carter vs. Gerald Ford- Hard to Find Collectible- Political History-Presidential Memorabilia

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Princess Caroline of Monaco (R) and Princess Grace of Monaco gather 02 November 1976 in Radio-France building during the US presidential election night. The US presidential election of 1976 followed the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon in the wake of the Watergate scandal. It pitted incumbent President Gerald Ford against the relatively unknown former governor of Georgia, Jimmy Carter who won the election. AFP PHOTO

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NEVADA is a symbol of excess, but it's been pretty judicious in presidential elections. It's been the bellwether for the Electoral College over the past century, voting for a loser only once (Ford in 1976). It's only broken with best friend New Mexico once, when it narrowly voted for Bush in 2000. Just as in New Mexico, Obama got the biggest victory margin in state history (120,909) after close results in 2000 and 2004. But rapid population growth means that any big shift here can be…

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