January 17, 2023 1:10 PM
Chauncey Alcorn, @CLamontLives, reporter, Capital B
Leroy Chapman, @AJCLeroyChapman, managing editor, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Rene Alegria, CEO, MUNDO Now
Tamar Hallerman, @TamarHallerman, senior reporter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
1. Budget week is underway at the state capitol.
LISTEN: Leroy Chapman comments on Brian Kemp's legacy.
2. The Affordable Care Act enters its 10th year.
3. Democrats push Biden and the committee to choose Atlanta for the base of the Democratic National Convention.
4. Jury selection is underway for the trial of rapper Young Thug.
Wednesday on Political Rewind: Georgia State University's Amy Steigerwalt joins the panel.
HOST & PRODUCER
Only the radio could play Natalie Mendenhall, and she uses the medium to her benefit. She is currently a senior producer for GPB radio.
She first came to GPB under Political Rewind and now produces for Georgia In Play. Natalie also reports on important history in the diverse communities across Georgia. Her story "Remember Igbo Landing" focused on enslaved people rebelling on Georgia's shores in 1803. She also interviewed civil rights legends about their work in Atlanta and how they created a network of cars that they called Uber before Uber.
Chase McGee is a Gwinnett County native and graduate of the University of Georgia. He has previously worked on All Things Considered, On Second Thought, Battleground: Ballot Box, and Political Rewind with Georgia Public Broadcasting and African Perspectives with WUGA. He is the senior producer on Georgia in Play with Leah Fleming.
Friday on Political Rewind: Gov. Brian Kemp will appear before the Fulton County special grand jury, potentially revealing more about Trump's attempt to interfere with state elections. Plus, the Supreme Court ruled against New York in a landmark ruling that could broaden gun carry rights.
Wednesday on Political Rewind: A verdict in the hate crimes trial of the three white men convicted of murdering Ahmaud Arbery. GPB News' Benjamin Payne joins the panel for the first time. Plus, Herschel Walker said the tenor of the Republican gubernatorial primary is bad for the GOP.
Wednesday on Political Rewind: We turn inward and look at how journalists can cover the 2024 elections responsibly. We also talk about Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis' plan to announce his presidential run with Twitter's CEO Elon Musk.
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