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Closer Look: Gladys Knight; ‘Crossover Day’; And More

Gladys Knight and the Pips are shown in this 1975 photo. (AP Photo)
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Friday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress”:

  • 0:00: Rose Scott gives a news brief on “crossover day” in the state legislature and an update on HB 280, a bill which, if passed, would allow guns on Georgia’s public colleges and universities;
  • 4:00: Catherine Buell, president & CEO of the Atlanta housing authority, gives a tour of the renovation of the 10th and Juniper community;
  • 16:30:  Charles Kuck, immigration attorney at Kuck Immigration Partners, LLC, talks about a bill that, if passed, would allow “Ineligible Voter” to be stamped on a driver’s license for non-U.S. citizens;
  • 28:28:  “Closer Look” rebroadcasts a profile of Gladys Knight from 2015 when lawmakers held a ceremony to dedicate part of State Route 9 to the “Empress of Soul”;
  • 35:36:  Darion “Spoon” Weatherspoon, student at Clark Atlanta University, talks about how he balances playing football and studying fashion design.

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