Hand-counting paper ballots, Cooking with rice

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A sign on the side of a voting divider says "Keep Ballots Dry" and explains tips for not getting ballots wet due to the rainy weather.
Madison resident Inez Baskerville votes Tuesday, April 4, 2023, at Majestic Theatre in Madison, Wis. Angela Major/WPR

We talk to an election law expert about a push for hand-counting ballots in Wisconsin. Then, this week’s edition of Food Friday is all about rice and its many uses around the world.

Featured in this Show

  • What we know about hand-counting ballots

    Republicans who are skeptical about the 2020 election have argued that hand-counting ballots is the way forward. An elections expert explains when hand-counting makes sense — and when it actually makes results less accurate.

  • Food Friday: Rice recipes from around the world

    Rice is a staple food in cultures and recipes from around the world. We talk to the author of a new cookbook that explores the ingredient’s many uses and varieties.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • Trina La Susa Technical Director
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Lorin Cox Producer
  • Barry Burden Guest
  • JJ Johnson Guest

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