December 1, 2022 12:06 PM
Kevin Riley, @ajceditor, editor-in-chief, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Kurt Young, professor of political science, Clark Atlanta University
Leo Smith, @leosmithtweets, GOP consultant and CEO, Engaged Futures
State Sen. Sonya Halpern, @sonya4ga, (D) Atlanta
1. A new poll from Emerson College shows Sen. Raphael Warnock ahead of Herschel Walker, within the margin of error.
LISTEN: Kurt Young on young voter turnout.
2. Former President Barack Obama campaigns for Warnock in Georgia today.
LISTEN: Kevin Riley on Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan.
3. Georgia's House and Senate are seeing new, diverse coalitions of legislators.
LISTEN: State Sen. Sonya Halpern on diversity in the legislature reflecting Georgians.
4. The first bill has been pre-filed ahead of the 2023 legislative session.
LISTEN: State Sen. Sonya Halpern and Leo Smith discuss House Bill 1's impact.
Friday on Political Rewind: GPB's Riley Bunch and former columnist Jim Galloway join the panel.
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Monday on Political Rewind: With less than 24 hours before polls open one last time, Herschel Walker and Raphael Warnock are making their final appeals to Georgians — though nearly 2 million have already voted. Our panelists offer their insights on how we got here and what we can expect this week.
Thursday on Political Rewind: The midterms are over. Today our panel gives final thoughts on what they mean for Georgia's political future. Plus, the legislature starts its 2023 session a month from tomorrow. We discuss what you can expect to see on the docket. But first, we dive into the release of WNBA star Brittney Griner.
Thursday on Political Rewind: Business leaders say Georgia's new abortion law puts them at a competitive disadvantage. Meanwhile, the Warnock and Walker campaigns spar with ads alleging domestic abuse. Plus, Latino voters are a powerful voting bloc, but are elected politicians listening to them?
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