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‘Political Rewind’ replay: A massacre in a small Texas town

6:39 pm Nov. 6, 2017

Today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind” begins with the essentials of the Sunday church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, that left 26 dead and a score wounded.

This only 35 days after a high-rise massacre at a Las Vegas concert. It’s hard to believe, but the discussion of Confederate symbolism that followed was something of a relief.

If you couldn’t catch it live, click below to listen now:

Today’s panelists: Host Bill

Mixed reviews from Georgia for Trump’s climate plan exit

4:35 pm Jun. 1, 2017

WASHINGTON – Georgia politicians fell along strict partisan lines in their reactions to President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of an international climate agreement that nearly 200 nations signed onto in 2015.

Republicans were quick to commend the president for “stand(ing) up for our own interests,” as U.S. Rep. Doug Collins, R-Gainesville, put it in a Facebook post.

In a Rose Garden speech Thursday afternoon, Trump argued the accord, known as

Delta, Braves, and Home Depot execs place their bets in Atlanta race for mayor

9:32 am Feb. 10, 2017

The Atlanta mayor’s race may seem like a free-for-all, but campaign finance disclosures from the candidates show who some of the big fish are betting on.

Peter Aman raked in big checks from some of Atlanta’s corporate heavyweights. Delta chief executive Ed Bastian gave $4,000, and developers Ken Ashley, Jim Borders, Matt Bronfman all chipped in. So did Doug Hertz, a giant of the liquor distributing industry, and Equifax chief Richard

GOP candidates exempt Fox News from debate fury

10:13 am Nov. 2, 2015

When the Republican presidential campaigns got together last night outside Washington to talk about their frustrations with the debates, a pecking order emerged: Don’t cross Fox News, but to hell with the Republican National Committee.

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Scenes from Nathan Deal’s inaugural ball

9:03 am Jan. 16, 2015

“Work together, y’all.”

That was the message from famed blues singer More than 1,000 people piled in to The Arena at Gwinnett Center (the brutal traffic to get there may have helped Deal make his case for a new