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‘Political Rewind’ replay: Could suburban GOP women flip on guns?

3:51 pm Oct. 11, 2017

In today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind,” the talk begins with more fallout from Las Vegas, and a discussion of whether white suburban women, disillusioned with the nation’s gun violence, could form a large enough pool of voters to make Democrats viable statewide.

And while it didn’t get much discussion, the pollster in today’s mix slipped in a minor bombshell: He expects Republicans to hang on to power in Georgia

Supreme Court could soon have last word in Ga.’s long-simmering water war

6:00 am Oct. 11, 2017

WASHINGTON —The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday said it plans to hear Georgia’s water rights case with Florida this term, teeing up what could be final arguments in the state’s expensive legal fight that has consumed officials from the Chattahoochee River to Capitol Hill for years.

In a brief order issued Tuesday, the high court did not set a date for oral arguments but said it would hear them “in

Jimmy Carter offers to sit down with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un

11:56 am Oct. 10, 2017

Former President Jimmy Carter is offering to sit down with North Korea’s Kim Jong-un, according to a retired University of Georgia professor – who has passed the word to a Korean newspaper.

Park Han-shik, an emeritus professor of international affairs at the University of Georgia, reported having the conversation with Carter, according to the Korea JoongAn Daily:

“Carter wants to meet with the North Korean leader and play a constructive role

Georgia gov hopefuls: Yes to RFRA, no dice to casinos

6:00 am Oct. 8, 2017

The four leading Republican candidates for governor stood in unison behind Georgia’s controversial “religious liberty” measure and were lockstep against an effort to legalize casino gambling at the party’s first GOP gubernatorial forum.

It was the

‘Political Rewind’ replay: Movement on guns? Eh, not so much

6:42 pm Oct. 6, 2017

Today’s edition of GPB’s “Political Rewind” continued to digest last weekend’s inhumanity in Las Vegas, and the political reactions to one man’s ability to mow down scores of people with legally altered rifles that mimic automatic weapons.

The National Rifle Association indicated it would be willing to talk about banning “bump stocks” that allow a semi-automatic to fire up to nine rounds per second. The panel noted that the NRA