Political Rewind: Amico Joins Field In Race For U.S. Senate

Aug 27, 2019

On this edition of Political Rewind, a new entry in the Democratic race for U.S. Senate. 

Former candidate for Lieutenant Governor Sarah Riggs Amico says she will not be stopped by the highly publicized bankruptcy issues created by her company. How will her entrance affect the effort to unseat Senator David Perdue?

Polls on the 2020 Presidential election are developing at a fast pace, and there are some big changes in the race for president on the Democratic side. We’ll dive into the numbers.

Plus, In 1915, Leo Frank, a Jewish Atlanta businessman was lynched by a mob driven to punish him for the murder of a young Marietta teenager. 104 years later, the Fulton County District Attorney’s office is working to find evidence that will exonerate Frank.  We’ll look at the importance of this case.

Panelists: 

Mary Margaret Oliver – Democratic State Representative

Mark Rountree -- Republican Pollster

Dov Wilker – Regional Director, American Jewish Committee Atlanta