Atlanta Mayor Calls For Resignations Of City Leaders, Promotes Transparency
On this edition of Political Rewind, Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms calls for the resignations of almost everyone in city leadership. Will the move help the city begin moving past a corruption scandal and help Bottoms separate herself from her predecessor? National Guard troops amass on the US-Mexico border under orders of President Trump, who says he will not negotiate on a long-term DACA solution, while here in Georgia, the issue is top of mind for Republican candidates for office. A leading immigration lawyer joins us to discuss what's happening. Plus, Democrats seeking to oust Karen Handel from Congress take their message to the airwaves and the web. And, the FBI raid that could doom President Trump.
On the show today, our panelists discussed the definition of "assault weapon." State Rep. Mary Margaret Oliver discussed the bill she has introduced twice already, and plans to do so again. Here is the bill, with her definition beginning on line 41.
AJC Political Reporter Greg Bluestein
Immigration Attorney Charles “Chuck” Kuck
State Representative Mary Margaret Oliver
Republican Strategist Julianne Thompson