The panel:

Adam Van Brimmer, @adamvanbrimmer, opinion writer, Savannah Morning News

Andra Gillespie, @AndraGillespie,  professor of political science and director, James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference, Emory University

Chuck Williams, @chuckwilliams, reporter, WRBL-TV Columbus

Tamar Hallerman, @TamarHallerman, senior reporter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution


The breakdown:

1. New poll gives Republicans an edge in Georgia. 

  • A new AJC poll shows every statewide Democratic candidate except U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock lags well behind the Republican counterpart. 

    • Warnock is falling just behind Herschel Walker by 2 points, which is within the poll's margin of error. 
    • At the top of the ballot, incumbent Gov. Brian Kemp leads Stacey Abrams by 8 points. 

LISTEN: Adam Van Brimmer speaks on the attention down-ballot races are getting in Election 2022.

2. Donald Trump goes after Fulton County DA Fani Willis in a new statement. 

  • Willis is leading a special grand jury probe into possible 2020 election interference by Trump and his associates.

    • This includes Trump's infamous phone call to Brad Raffensperger to find 11,000 more votes.

LISTEN: Andra Gillespie speaks on the racial undertones of Donald Trump's statement.


3. The Inflation Reduction Act could pump the brakes on a Hyundai plant near Savannah. 

LISTEN: Adam Van Brimmer describes the latest on the planned Hyundai plant.

Wednesday on Political Rewind: a representative from Gov. Brian Kemp's campaign will join the panel.