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WBFO Brief Nov. 4, 2021

On today’s WBFO Brief, hear Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz say “ We are seeing a lot of COVID cases, and people are dying from it.” Also a look at the upcoming Governor’s race Democratic primary that includes the two most powerful women in New York State running against each other- the first time such an all female matchup has occurred. And from Albany, more on rejection of the re-districting proposition.

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