Political Rewind: Historical Campaign Stop Turns 90

Aug 20, 2018

On this edition of Political Rewind, Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport has been the city’s most lucrative asset. But will scandals and security issues further prompt the state legislatures attempt to take control of the world’s busiest airport?

In the 6th District, Congresswoman Karen Handel has announced her re-election bid with a roar – proclaiming she’s battle-tested and ready for a fight. Our panel weighs on hers and other congressional races in the state.

Plus, The Varsity turns 90. We revisit the political significance of one of Atlanta’s most recognizable establishments. 


Jim Galloway – AJC Lead Political Writer

Heath Garrett – Republican Strategist

Michael C. Owens – Cobb County Democrats Chairman

Julianne Thompson – Republican Strategist