Political Rewind: State Ethics Commission Launches New Investigation

May 29, 2019

On this edition of Political Rewind, the new head of the State Ethics Commission has launched a large-scale investigation of organizations led by Stacey Abrams. Ethics Chief, David Emadi says his probe is strictly non-partisan, but Democrats call it a blatant effort to undermine Abrams.


Netflix has become the first major studio to speak out against Georgia’s new abortion law. They will continue filming here, but vow to participate in legal action to stop the law from taking effect.

How is Gov. Kemp balancing his campaign promise to his base with the need to compromise with production companies that disagree with the law?

And a new candidate has entered the 6th district GOP Congressional primary race.

Panelists:

Greg Bluestein -- Political Reporter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

 

Cody Hall -- Press Secretary, Gov. Brian Kemp

 

Stacey Evans -- Democratic Strategist

 

Eric Tanenblatt -- Republican Strategist