Political Rewind: Crossover Day Surprises With Historic Legislation

Mar 8, 2019

On this edition of Political Rewind, a dramatic day under the Gold Dome produces action on a series of historic measures that are still in play as the session continues.


An abortion bill that would all but ban the procedure here, a state takeover of Hartsfield-Jackson Airport and a measure that for the first time ever protects gay and lesbian Georgians from crimes motivated by hatred.

Our panel looks at where these and other high profile bills stand with crossover day now win the legislature’s rearview mirror.

Plus, what happens next now that a congressional committee has issued subpoenas aimed at investigating alleged voter suppression in Georgia?
 

Panelists:

Jim Galloway -- Lead Political Writer, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Eric Tanenblatt -- Republican Strategist

Michael Owens -- Democratic Strategist

Karen Owen -- Political Science Professor, University of West Georgia