GPB's Sarah McCammon sits down for a weekly chat with Tom Barton, editorial page editor of the Savannah Morning News. With Labor Day Weekend upon us, Barton says to expect political campaigning to begin in earnest across Georgia.
Chanting, “’Hands up – don’t shoot,” around 70 people marched through downtown Savannah on Saturday in support of protests in Ferguson, Mo. A police officer shot and killed an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, in the St. Louis suburb two weeks ago.
U.S. Senate Candidates Michelle Nunn and David Perdue met on the same stage together for the first time in Macon Thursday. And both Nunn and Perdue spent plenty of time tying each other to political leaders in Washington.