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Denis O’Hayer analyzes key races, what to watch for as polls close

Denis O'Hayer joined Jim Burress on "All Things Considered" to go over the races to watch during the 2021 Atlanta Municipal Elections.
Denis O'Hayer joined Jim Burress on "All Things Considered" to go over the races to watch during the 2021 Atlanta Municipal Elections.
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It’s Election Day in Georgia, and it might seem low-key compared to last year’s presidential vote. But there’s a lot at stake on the local levels — including who will lead the City of Atlanta for the next four years.

To get some context about key contests across the metro, “All Things Considered” host Jim Burress turns to WABE’s host emeritus, Denis O’Hayer, who has covered local elections for decades and previously hosted the “Political Breakfast” podcast.