MORNING Midwest Digest, Nov. 13, 2018

Max Armstrong talks about the congressional "office lottery," harvest progress, no gas tax increase in Missouri, a concerning photo and a medication recall.

New members of congress elected last week arrive in Washington today, and participate in the "office lottery." 

Weekly crop bulletins due out today will tell us how much crop has been harvested.

Voters in Missouri rejected a hike in the state gas tax last week, which would have helped repair roadways. Now they have to figure out how to get funding for it.

Police in Baraboo, Wis., are looking into a photo of high school boys giving, what appears to be, a Nazi salute. The photo wasn't taken on school property.

There's a recall in a blood pressure medication. However, it impacts less than 1% of the drug products. Your pharmacist will be able to tell you.

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