Political Rewind: Is Plant Vogtle Worth The Cost To Consumers?

Sep 25, 2018

On this edition of Political Rewind, after running three years behind and several billion dollars over budget, partners in Georgia Powers Plant Vogtle Nuclear Plant vote to continue funding the expansion project. Critics have fought against Vogtle's expansion, citing cost and safety concerns. We discuss whether or not the future of the project is in danger. 


In an interview with Chuck Williams of the Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, GOP candidate for governor Brian Kemp tries to thread the needle when it comes to embracing Donald Trump amidst turmoil on Capitol Hill.

Panelists:

Tim Echols -- Commissioner, Georgia Public Service Commission

Howard Franklin -- Democratic Strategist

Kevin Riley -- Editor, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Leo Smith -- Republican Strategist