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October 05, 2009

Counting The Vote

Ben Golnik has been interested in politics ever since he was a little kid watching Crossfire with his parents at the dinner table. When he grew up, he worked his way up the ladder to become a prominent campaign consultant in the Republican party. But it took being a key member of two landmark election monitoring teams for Ben to realize just how democratic the democratic process can be. Ben talks with Dick about the surprising similarities between the Minnesota senate recount vote and the recent elections in Afghanistan.

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