Voters make their voices heard in Warner Robins, Ga., on Election Day 2022.

Credit: Grant Blankenship / GPB News

The panel

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

Donna Lowry, @donnalowrynews, host, GPB-TV’s Lawmakers

Leroy Chapman, @AJCLeroyChapman, managing editor, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Riley Bunch, @ribunchreports, GPB News public policy reporter


The breakdown

1. Longest lines in Georgia run about a few minutes long on election day. 

  • Deputy Secretary of State Gabe Sterling says the longest wait is about 13 minutes.  

  • In Fulton County, a mother-daughter duo were fired as poll workers after questionable social media practices. 


2. Black voters and young voters are key demographics for candidates across the state. 

  • Black voters make up 29.2% of the electorate according to 

    • Meanwhile, younger voters continued to underperform. 

LISTEN: Donna Lowry on the importance of the Black vote.

3. The 2nd Congressional District remains in play on Election Day. 

  • Longtime incumbent Rep. Sanford Bishop (D) faces challenger Chris West (R).

LISTEN: Chuck Williams speaks on the competitiveness of the 2nd District.

Wednesday on Political Rewind: We will have live 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. broadcasts to give you a recap on the results. You can keep up with the latest election news on our blog here