In hour two of Here & Now's April 10, 2018 full broadcast, West Virginia has become the first state to allow some military members deployed overseas to use a mobile app called Voatz to vote in a federal election. We discuss with West Virginia Secretary of State Mac Warner. Also, Puerto Rico is closing 283 schools this summer because thousands of families have migrated to the mainland. We look at what this means for the future of public education there. Plus, President Trump has signed an act encouraging U.S. officials to visit Taiwan. We look at the impact of this act on American relations with China, which considers Taiwan a rogue province. And, author Sharlee Glenn tells the story of the first bookmobile in the U.S. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.
This program aired on April 10, 2018.