Weekly Political Roundtable
January 16, 2014 - 7:00pm
Guests Eric Tanenblatt, Buddy Darden, Howard Franklin and Leo Smith look at how the race for Georgia’s U.S. Senate seat is shaping up as the election year begins. They also discuss the race for governor, as Nathan Deal faces re-election. Guests Rose Lane Leavell, Chair of the New Harmonies Music Festival and musician Mick Kinney share their knowledge of the rich diversity of music that is part of Georgia’s heritage.
Governor Deal’s 2014 State of the State Speech
January 15, 2014 - 7:00pm
Bobby Battista, Paul Yates, and Claire Simms anchor GPB’s coverage of the State of the State Speech. You will also see the Democratic response delivered by the State Senator Jason Carter.
Why are Georgia Schools Still Struggling for Excellence?
January 14, 2014 - 7:00pm
Georgia governors have promoted five reform plans since the early 80s, and yet our schools continue to struggle to reach excellence. Our expert guests tell us why.
The Legislature is Back!
January 13, 2014 - 7:00pm
Atlanta Constitution Political Analyst Jim Galloway, University of Georgia political scientist Charles Bullock and Atlanta pollster Beth Schapiro discuss the big issues that will be debated under the Gold Dome this year.