Political Rewind: New Candidate Enters 7th District Race

Apr 22, 2019

On this edition of Political Rewind, the investigation into corruption in former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed’s administration has taken a new turn. And it could rally support for a legislative effort for a state takeover of Hartsfield-Jackson Airport.


The bill to all but outlaw abortion in Georgia still awaits Gov. Brian Kemp’s signature. When will he sign it?  Will he celebrate the signing in a public ceremony or enact it quietly without a flourish?

 

The 7th District Congressional race has drawn a new GOP contender. She’s a former Home Depot Executive who touts her record of empowering women and pledges she’ll support President Trump’s agenda.

 

Panelists:

 

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

 

Michael Owens -- Democratic Strategist

 

Kyle Hayes -- Co-host and Founder of PeachPod: A Georgia Politics Podcast

 

Ginny Ehrhart  -- Republic State Representative, District-36