Political Rewind: Political Conventions Descend in Atlanta

Aug 2, 2019

On this edition of Political Rewind, competing visions for creating a better future for Americans are being showcased in Atlanta this weekend.


A national gathering of conservatives will hear Vice President Pence make the case for a second term for President Trump.  Just down Peachtree Street, The Democratic Socialists of America are meeting at their national conference to gain support for Bernie Sanders.

Plus, angry Cobb county residents demand action from local and state officials amid fears that a nearby plant is creating a cancer cluster in their neighborhoods.

Panelists:

Jackie Cushman -- Republican Strategist 

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

Hansi Lo Wang -- NPR National Correspondent

Michael Thurmond -- Dekalb County CEO