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Andrew Young: John Lewis made ‘a mistake,’ and so did Donald Trump

9:11 am Jan. 17, 2017

One of the stranger moments of Martin Luther King Day came Monday morning in Nashville, where – immediately following a speaking event – former Atlanta mayor Andrew Young received a phone call from President-elect Donald Trump.

Watch it here:

The conversation came after Trump had met with Martin Luther King III in New York, and was recorded on Young’s end, as his small audience listened in.

“We all ended up having hope for

SonnyWatch: Opposition mounts against Perdue as ag chief

10:23 am Jan. 11, 2017

Opposition to former Gov. Sonny Perdue is mounting as President-elect Donald Trump continues to debate who is agriculture secretary will be.

With Senate confirmation hearings already underway, Trump has yet to decide who will lead the