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‘Political Rewind’ replay: Who’s your favorite president?

4:58 pm Feb. 20, 2017

Today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind” begins with the struggle of the state Senate to stay off-line in an online world.

Senators refuse to allow committee meetings to be streamed on the internet, resulting in efforts by citizens (and at least one senator) to flout the rules with the help of Periscope and Facetime.

Look for it to become an issue in the 2018 race for lieutenant governor.

We closed with

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‘Political Rewind’ replay: Dissecting a 77-minute, Donald Trump press conference

5:11 pm Feb. 17, 2017

Today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind” focuses on the extraordinary, 77-minute confrontation that President Donald Trump arranged with the White House press corps on Thursday.

Our conversation has a crucial subtext: When is it proper to publicly denounce administration representatives as fountains of untruth and deny them air time?

If you missed it live this afternoon, you can listen to it here now:

Today’s line-up: Host Bill Nigut; yours truly; Hank Klibanoff,

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‘Political Rewind’ replay: A widening net sweeps up illegal immigrants in Georgia

4:12 pm Feb. 15, 2017

Today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind” focused on the Trump administration’s apparently stepped-up efforts to round up illegal immigrants – widened for the first time to include “collateral” immigrants swept up in an action.

If you missed it live this afternoon, you can listen to it here now:

Today’s line-up: Host Bill Nigut; Greg Bluestein, one of your AJC Insiders; Republican immigration lawyer Charles Kuck; Rashid Naim of the Islamic Speakers