ABC News will provide in-depth coverage of the midterm election on Election Day, November 8, starting at 7:00 p.m. EST on ABC News Live, with full network coverage at 8:00 p.m. on ABC. World News Tonight anchor David Muir will lead coverage from New York starting at 7:00 p.m. with ABC News Live Prime host Linsey DavisChief Correspondent in Washington Jonathan KarlWhite House Chief Correspondent Cecilia pathChief Correspondent for Global Affairs Martha RaddatzSenior White House Correspondent Mary Bruce“Nightline” co-host Byron Pittsand contributors Maria Elena Salinas, Chris Christie, Donna Brasil, Heidi Heitkamp, Yvette Simpson and Sarah Isgur.
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Political Director Rick Kleincongressional correspondent Rachel Scott and Editor-in-Chief of FiveThirtyEight Nat Silver will join forces to provide an in-depth look at the data and analysis as the results come in. Correspondent of the Supreme Court peter thomassenior national correspondent Terry Moransenior legal analyst Dan Abrams and contributor Kate Shaw will include the “Ballot Watch” desk, which will be led by ABC News’ investigative unit and will oversee all storylines related to election integrity and law in cooperation with the Brennan Center at NYU School of Law, a nonpartisan, independent organization.
Correspondents will report from across the country spanning 13 states, bringing viewers the latest updates from key races and battleground states, including Correspondents Steve Osunsami in Georgia, multiplatform reporter Alex Prescha in Ohio, correspondent Stephanie Ramos in North Carolina, co-host and correspondent for Good Morning America weekend Eve pilgrim in Pennsylvania, correspondent Victor Oquendo in Florida, White House correspondent Mary Alice Parks in New Hampshire, co-anchor and correspondent for Good Morning America and World News Tonight. Whit Johnson in Arizona, correspondent Alex Perez in Wisconsin, “Nightline” co-host Juju Chang in Michigan, correspondent Mireya Villareal in Texas, correspondent Mola Lenghi in Colorado, co-host and correspondent for the “Good Morning America” weekend Janai Norman and chief correspondent for the country Matt Gutman Coverage of the west coast of California.
ABC news live will provide dedicated coverage beginning in the morning and throughout the day, anchored by Diana Macedo, moran and Kayna Whitworth, with correspondents fanned out in key battleground states – including reports from Pennsylvania, Georgia and Arizona. ABC News’ election night coverage resumes at 7 p.m. on the 24/7 streaming news channel hosted by Muir, with “Prime” host Davis and the strong political team. Kyra Phillips will also be anchoring updates to ABC News Live and local ABC affiliates throughout the night.
ABC News Digital will provide in-depth coverage of the midterm elections before, before and after Election Day — including stories about the balance of power, impact on President Joe Biden, whether the Jan. 6 hearings made any difference, as well as on-topic pieces like the economy, abortion and electoral policies. ABC News Digital will also have a series of three field guides that break down how to vote, the problem of gerrymandering and what’s at stake in Senate control in a new graphical pack. Election Day coverage will feature an election-themed homepage takeover, which will include a live blog as well as exit poll analysis and breakouts on key moments and issues, including the balance of power and a full suite of interactive graphs and maps to bring you the latest Track results nationally and from state to state. ABCNews.com will also have a midterm video series covering politics in education, guns and abortion, in addition to profiles and statements ahead of Election Day.
Thirty-five will have extensive political coverage leading up to Election Day. The Election Timeline begins Monday, November 7th, keeping the audience updated on when election results are expected in each state. On election day itself, FiveThirtyEight will have its live election night blog, which will go live in the morning and will provide preliminary analysis and coverage of voting access issues. Once the results come in, it will transition into real-time election analytics with all the wit, insight, data and graphics that our readers have come to expect from the site. Once the balance of power is settled, FiveThirtyEight will start a live non-convened races blog to follow the non-convened races in the days following the election. The FiveThirtyEight Politics Podcast will have three episodes this week in the run-up to the election, with a final preview next week and an emergency response once the results are in.
ABC News Radios Coverage begins a week before Election Day with a one-hour prime-time preview show hosted by a correspondent Aaron Katersky and White House Correspondent Karen Traverswith correspondents Derrick Dennis in Pennsylvania and Jim Ryan in Texas, contributions from Cheri Preston, SteveRoberts and FiveThirtyEight Galen Druke. The entire team returns for election night coverage with Preston in Wisconsin as correspondent Elizabeth Schulze in Washington, D.C., Lionel Moses in Georgia and Brian Clark at the decision desk and political reporter Brittany shepherd at Katersky and Travers in New York. ABC News Radio offers several live reports hourly, as well as two-way reports with correspondents and political pundits. ABC News’ campaign reporters will also contribute coverage throughout the night.
ABC News’ daily flagship podcast, Start Here, hosted by Brad Mielkewill have a special from the network’s polling headquarters, featuring interviews with correspondents on the latest analysis of the night’s results.
The ABC News documentaries “Power Trip: Those Who Seek Power and Those Who Pursue It” continues to follow the network’s seven campaign reporters covering the campaigns in battleground states across the country, with “Good Morning America” co-host and This Week co-host George Stephanopoulos as their guide and mentor. New episodes arrive every Sunday, with the season finale on Sunday, November 13, after Election Day. Episodes are available to stream on Hulu and ABC news live will include a binge block of each episode on November 5th and 6th starting at 5pm
ABC NewsOne, ABC News’ affiliate news service, will be reporting live with multiplatform reporters with findings from Capitol Hill Justin Finch and Em Nguyen and offers analyzes by Klein. NewsOne provides news content and services for more than 200 ABC affiliates and international news partners.