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Keeping Your Vote Safe, And Park University Pianist Stands Out In International Competition

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Ralph Lauer
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The Cliburn

Recent claims from elected officials and investigations into Russian election meddling have some wondering about the security of their vote. Today, we find out what the Kansas City, Missouri, and Johnson County Kansas election boards are doing to protect electronic, paper and absentee ballots. Then, Park University student Kenneth Broberg discusses his performance and success in the prestigious (and grueling) Van Cliburn Internation Piano Competition.

Kenneth Broberg will perform at the Folly Theater at 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 10. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, August 1. For more information, visit FollyTheater.org.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.