Politics

 Native Americans lead the march down Virginia Street as thousands take part in the Women's March in Reno.
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Maria Boynton
January 16, 2019 - 4:30 pm
Chenae Bullock is a member of the Shinnecock Tribe. When I sat down with Bullock recently at the Entercom Radio Atlanta studios, she talked about an upcoming effort aimed at "uniting all indigenous peoples throughout the world." As many as 10,000 people from across the world are expected to gather...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
January 16, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Former Vice President of the United States, Al Gore, who served 8 years under President Bill Clinton, spoke to Rashad Richey about his upcoming climate training and information event headed to Atlanta, GA March 14th-16th. The former VP highlighted his reasons for becoming a climate spokesperson and...
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FILE - In this Jan. 3, 2019, file photo a realtor sign marks a home for sale in Franklin Park, Pa. The partial federal government shutdown is complicating the already complicated process of getting and managing a mortgage. For one thing, the political storm is like severe weather at a major airport: You can expect minor delays or worse. Also, it could mean financial hardship for some federal government employees facing mortgage payments without their regular paychecks. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
January 11, 2019 - 9:44 am
The partial federal government shutdown is complicating the already complicated process of getting and managing a mortgage. For one thing, the political storm is like severe weather at a major airport: You can expect minor delays or worse. Also, it could mean financial hardship for some federal...
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Real Talk With Dr. Rashad Richey
January 10, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Political strategist and CEO of HEG Consultants, Fred Hicks drops by Real Talk with Rashad Richey to discuss local and national politics. In the conversation, Hicks also explained his views on the MARTA expansion in Gwinnett County. LISTEN TO FULL INTERVIEW BELOW:
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The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter
January 04, 2019 - 12:35 pm
To jump start the New Year, best selling author and activist Dr. Claud Anderson joined The Movement with Dr. F Keith Slaughter to discuss Powernomics. Dr. Anderson spoke in depth about his upbring, his books, and the future of black ecomonics. Dr. Anderson even made a speacial announcement during...
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Georgia State Representative Renitta Shannon is boycotting Brian Kemp's first major speech as Governor-elect
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Maria Boynton
December 11, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Georgia State Representative Renitta Shannon says she's really "tired of conservatives across the country running hateful campaigns and then expecting everybody to go back to business as usual after campaign season." Shannon calls that "a lot of privilege." The state lawmaker from Decatur is...
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Maria Boynton
November 24, 2018 - 4:30 am
Gulch Could Be Site for Central Train Terminal Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Signs Historic Gulch Development into Law ATLANTA— Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued the following statement upon the signing of the historic Gulch development legislation. “The Gulch redevelopment deal, the largest in state...
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Stacey Abrams ran to become the first female African American governor in the United States
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Maria Boynton
November 19, 2018 - 4:04 pm
Normally it's presidential elections that get the highest voter turnout. The 2018 Midterm elections, held on November 6, came in well-above the previous vote totals, and there was no balloting for President of the United States. According to the Georgia Secretary of State's Office, there were 3.9...
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President Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the East Room at the White House in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
November 07, 2018 - 1:23 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and the midterm elections (all times local): 1:20 p.m. President Donald Trump says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's (pahm-PAY'-ohz) meeting with his North Korean counterpart was postponed but is being rescheduled. Pompeo had been scheduled to...
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November 07, 2018 - 11:47 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats and Republicans nationwide had their eyes trained on Georgia to see whether the emerging battleground state, would elect the first black woman governor in American history or double down on the Deep South's GOP tendencies with an acolyte of President Donald Trump. But they'...
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