Closer Look: Georgia Legislative Black Caucus Shares Top 2020 Legislative Priorities; Atlanta Basketball Host Committee Talks Safety Preparations Ahead of Final Four Championship in Atlanta

Georgia Representative CaMia Hopson of the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus joins “Closer Look” in studio to discuss the GLBC’s top 2020 legislative priorities.
Georgia Representative CaMia Hopson of the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus joins “Closer Look” in studio to discuss the GLBC’s top 2020 legislative priorities.
Credit LaShawn Hudson / WABE

Friday, February 21, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 00:00: Below are the conversations you can catch on today’s edition of “Closer Look with Rose Scott.”
  • Rose Scott reports on Georgia Republican Representative Doug Collins’ announcement that he is not interested in becoming the next United States director of national intelligence. President Donald Trump told reporters yesterday he was considering Rep. Collins for the role.
  • And, in other news, Congressman John Lewis celebrates his 80th birthday today.
WABE reporters Emil Moffatt and Sam Whitehead join "Closer Look" in the studio to recap what happened this week during the legislative session.
WABE reporters Emil Moffatt and Sam Whitehead join “Closer Look” in the studio to recap what happened this week during the legislative session. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson/WABE)
  • 01:47: WABE reporters and Emil Moffatt Sam Whitehead join “Closer Look” in studio to recap what happened this week during the legislative session.
  • 17:37: Georgia Representative CaMia Hopson of the Georgia Legislative Black Caucus joins “Closer Look” in-studio to discuss the GLBC’s top 2020 legislative priorities.
Amy Patterson
Amy Patterson, senior vice president of Operations and Logistics for the Atlanta Basketball Host Committee, joins “Closer Look” in studio today to discuss safety preparations. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson/WABE)
  • 32:44: Atlanta will host the NCAA Final Four Championship for the fifth time this April. Amy Patterson, senior vice president of Operations and Logistics for the Atlanta Basketball Host Committee, joins “Closer Look” in studio today to discuss safety preparations.

Closer Look is produced by Candace Wheeler, Grace Walker and LaShawn Hudson.