In this episode of “Harry’s History,” Harry Enten examines the impact that the networks’ early call may have had on voter turnout back in 1980. And he explains how the events of that year influence when the call might be made as the ballots are counted tonight.
Christine Laskowski is a video producer for FiveThirtyEight. @laskowski_c
Harry Enten is a senior political writer and analyst for FiveThirtyEight. @forecasterenten