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Radio Diary: CNN's John King On His Election Day Mantra04:29
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CNN correspondent John King. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
CNN correspondent John King. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

CNN’s John King usually spends election night at the Magic Wall—a dynamic digital screen where exit polls and ballot counts are automated as the night goes on. A kind of 21st century tally board … King shares with us how he gets through election night.


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John King, chief national correspondent and anchor of Inside Politics at CNN.

This segment aired on September 14, 2020.

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