The Persian Service provides extensive coverage and analysis of today's pivotal mid-term elections in all four hours.
Newstalk hosts Babak Yektafar, former C-Span producer and current Editor-in-Chief, Washington Prism and Shayan Samii, chairman of the Iranian-American Republican Council to assess the political landscape and where the election is headed.
News & Views leads with a package explaining what the mid-term election is and why its significance. Correspondent Siamak Dehgan Pour files live from Capitol Hill where he'll examine key congressional races and how their outcome could influence the course of U.S. foreign policy towards Iran and Iraq. Babak Yektafar provides analysis on the election.
Roundtable speaks with National Endowment for Democracy's Ali Afshari on the mid-term elections and the American democratic system versus the Iranian political system. Correspondent Hamideh Aramideh files live from a Virginia polling place.
Late Edition will have the latest on turnout and voter reaction from polling places in Virginia and Maryland. Los Angeles correspondent Shally Zomorodi reports on the importance of the youth vote and issues that matter to them. International photojournalist Reza Deghati discusses current events and host Luna Shad has an original package interview with plastic surgeon Saeed Marefat, a volunteer for "Operation Smile", a non profit medical organization that works to repair, free of charge, facial deformities of children worldwide.