Political Rewind: Push to get voting rights measure to Senate floor; Kemp heads to Vegas

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Wednesday on Political Rewind: The fight to pass a federal voting rights law is now taking center stage in the U.S. Senate. Also: Gov. Kemp and David Perdue are trading charges of illegal campaign fundraising activities. Meanwhile, Stacey Abrams is expected to get an important endorsement today. The panel: Dr. Adrienne Jones — Political science professor, Morehouse College Greg Bluestein — Politics reporter, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Dr. Heather Farley — Chair, Department of criminal justice, public policy and management, College of Coastal Georgia Dr. Karen Owen — Political science professor, University of West Georgia Timestamps :00 - Introductions 3:19- Senate skips recess, tries to push voting rights on 12:10- A reminder of what voting rights measures plan to do 18:35- Gov. Kemp, David Perdue feud over fundraising 28:17- Gov. Kemp heads to Vegas to headline national gun show 33:59- Rivian makes headlines in The Wall-Street Journal 40:18- Arbery family on federal hate crime trial 48:00- Check in on Covid-19 cases across the state Please be sure to download our newsletter: www.gpb.org/newsletters. And subscribe, follow and rate this show wherever podcasts are found.

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