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The political game in Georgia is more dynamic than ever. From local elected officials to state and federal government, we're facing complicated issues. On "Political Rewind" we take the time to break down these issues, speaking directly to the decision makers. We not only get you caught up on the week that was in state politics, but we look ahead so that you will stay informed.

The political game in Georgia is more dynamic than ever. From local elected officials to state and federal government, we're facing complicated issues. On "Political Rewind" we take the time to break down these issues, speaking directly to the decision makers. We not only get you caught up on the week that was in state politics, but we look ahead so that you will stay informed.
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The political game in Georgia is more dynamic than ever. From local elected officials to state and federal government, we're facing complicated issues. On "Political Rewind" we take the time to break down these issues, speaking directly to the decision makers. We not only get you caught up on the week that was in state politics, but we look ahead so that you will stay informed.

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800.222.4788


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Political Rewind: Record Breaking Number of Early Voters

10/19/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, the first week of early voting shows record-breaking turnout, but accusations of voter suppression rose just as much.

Duration:00:54:59

Political Rewind: Voter Suppression Allegations, Big Spending On Ads

10/17/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, long lines of voters continue to crowd polling places during the first week of early voting across the state. Some are alleging voter suppression after African-American senior citizens on their way to vote early were asked by Jefferson County officials to get off the bus that was taking them to the polls.

Duration:00:53:01

Political Rewind Live Atlanta Town Hall

10/16/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, with election day now just three weeks from today, the Brian Kemp Campaign doubles down on their accusations that Stacey Abrams is encouraging undocumented residents to cast ballots. On the other side, the Abrams campaign steps up their claims that Kemp, who currently serves as Georgia's secretary of state, is engaged in an effort to suppress votes of likely Democratic voters.

Duration:00:51:58

Political Rewind: Early Voting Begins in Georgia

10/15/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, polls are open for Early Voting in Georgia and Election Day is just three weeks away. How will early voting shape the outcome of the races across the state?

Duration:01:05:06

Political Rewind: Democratic Candidate for Governor Stacey Abrams

10/12/2018
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Today on Political Rewind, Democratic gubernatorial nominee Stacey Abrams discusses her campaign plans with less than a month ahead of the 2018 Election.

Duration:00:55:01

Political Rewind: Candidates Benefit From Outside Campaigners

10/10/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, new polls continue to predict that Democrats will make strong gains in the United States House of Representatives and potentially take a majority after the 2018 Midterm Elections. Are Georgia’s Democratic congressional candidates going to follow the national trend or will the state’s voters keep incumbent Republicans in office?

Duration:00:52:58

Political Rewind: Campaign Fundraising Breaks Records

10/9/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, candidates for governor in Georgia continue to break campaign finance records. Reports show that Democrat Stacey Abrams and Republican Brian Kemp have collected more than $20 million in campaign contributions just this summer. With less than a month until Election Day, how will the candidates spend their cash?

Duration:00:53:00

Political Rewind: The Life and Legacy of Ronald Reagan

10/8/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, author Bob Spitz details the legacy of the 40th U.S. President Ronald Reagan. The parallels between Reagan and Donald Trump are clear, but so are the contrasts in their style of leadership and the emotional chords they struck in the American people .

Duration:00:53:04

Political Rewind: The Kavanaugh Effect On The Midterms

10/5/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, as the confirmation vote on Brett Kavanaugh looms, Georgia’s two U.S. Senators align.

Duration:00:33:26

Political Rewind: Maintaining Senate, Supreme Court Reputations In Shadow Of Kavanaugh Fight

10/3/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, we ask whether the spectacle playing out in the U.S. Senate tarnished its reputation. This week, the United States Supreme Court began a new term with eight justices sitting on the bench. As the battle over who will fill the next seat continues, how will the court proceed to preserve its reputation and act as a non-partisan arbiter of justice?

Duration:00:33:01

Political Rewind: David Perdue Receives Public Backlash Over Kavanaugh Support

10/2/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, the battle over education plans between the candidates for governor in Georgia heats up on the campaign trail.

Duration:00:32:39

Political Rewind: New Poll Shows Close Governor’s Race, Support for Kavanaugh

10/1/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, as candidates prepare for another week of fundraising and campaign speeches, a new poll from Landmark Communications shows Georgians are evenly divided on which candidate they vote into office on Nov. 6.

Duration:00:36:34

Political Rewind: Kavanaugh Responses, Rural Healthcare Solutions and more

9/30/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, education becomes a forefront issue on the campaign trail in Georgia. What will each candidate offer and how will their proposals improve rural education without causing large tax increases?

Duration:00:55:01

Political Rewind: Georgia Politicans React to Kavanaugh Testimony

9/28/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, our panel recaps the latest updates from a contentious week on capitol hill. How are Republican politicians in Georgia responding to the emotional testimony from both Dr. Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh?

Duration:00:43:32

Political Rewind: Brian Kemp Wants to Give Public School Teachers a Raise

9/26/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, Brian Kemp hopes to give public school teachers in Georgia a raise. The Republican candidate for governor says he will give teachers a permanent $5,000 annual pay raise, a plan that would cost taxpayers around $600 million a year.

Duration:00:33:08

Political Rewind: Is Plant Vogtle Worth The Cost To Consumers?

9/25/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, after running three years behind and several billion dollars over budget, partners in Georgia Powers Plant Vogtle Nuclear Plant vote to continue funding the expansion project. Critics have fought against Vogtle's expansion, citing cost and safety concerns. We discuss whether or not the future of the project is in danger.

Duration:00:48:31

Political Rewind: Abrams Weighs in on Kavanaugh Accusations

9/24/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, as Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation to the Supreme Court faces a make or break week, Sen. David Perdue (R-Georgia) urges his colleagues to take its time in vetting the allegations of sexual assault.

Duration:00:53:00

Political Rewind: Georgia Politicians Come to Kavanaugh’s Defense

9/21/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, evangelical leaders and GOP politicians are continuing to voice their support for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh even as the controversy over allegations of sexual assault continue to cloud his confirmation.

Duration:00:54:12

Political Rewind: Candidates Talk Education, School Safety

9/19/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, both Brian Kemp and Stacey Abrams are focusing on education and school safety this week on the campaign trail. We’ll discuss the nuanced differences between each candidate’s proposals and how they plan to fund their efforts.

Duration:00:53:04

Political Rewind: Federal Judge Rules on Paper Ballots

9/18/2018
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On this edition of Political Rewind, Federal Judge Amy Totenberg denied a group’s request to require the state to switch to paper ballots. Georgia’s 27,000 electronic voting machines will remain in use for November’s election. But she said that Georgia's election officials have "buried their heads in the sand" on the issue of voting vulnerabilities.

Duration:00:53:01