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The panel:

Patricia Murphy — Politics reporter and columnist, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Rene Alegria — CEO, Mundo Hispanico Digital

Dr. Andra Gillespie — Professor of political science and director, James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference at Emory University


The breakdown:

1. Pushback to legislation honoring Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas with statue in Ga. Capitol.


2. GOP lawmaker asks state's public colleges and universities to report on spending, curriculum focused on anti-racism and social justice.

The Atlanta Journal-Constitution columnist Patricia Murphy said the letter asks for granular details about what is taught in classrooms and could negatively impact education.

3. Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan says he is opposed to the Buckhead city movement.


4. Republican Governors Association weighs in on Georgia's gubernatorial Republican primary.

  • The unusual move includes half a million dollars into ads for incumbent Gov. Brian Kemp.

5. New insight into Republican Senate candidate Herschel Walker sheds more light on past troubles.


Monday on Political Rewind: 

Jim Galloway joins our panel to discuss the latest developments in Georgia politics.