Political Rewind: Political, Health Consequences To Re-Opening Economy

Apr 22, 2020

Wednesday on Political Rewind, the political consequences of the pandemic. The governor’s recent decision to slowly re-open businesses in Georgia has drawn criticism and national attention.

How will voters respond to the public health efforts of elected officials at all levels of governments in this crucial election year?


As several states, including Georgia, take initial steps to re-open their economies, what factors are political leaders considering in their decision-making?

Panelists:

Alan Abramowitz – Political Science Professor, Emory University 

Greg Bluestein – Politics Reporter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Audrey Haynes – Political Science Professor, University of Georgia 

Adam Van Brimmer – Editor, Savannah Morning News