Closer Look: Young Political Leaders Share Their Top Issues for 2020; Fulton County Library System Names New Executive Director

A roundtable of young, local political leaders including Alexander Hernandez, a member of the metro Atlanta Democratic Socialists of America and the organization's Bernie Sanders Steering Committee, Megan DuBose, South Fulton Director for the Young Democrats of Atlanta and Jake Evans, current Chairman of the Republican National Lawyers Association’s Georgia Chapter and past president of the Atlanta Young Republicans, join “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss the issues that matter most to them going into the 2020 election.
A roundtable of young, local political leaders including Alexander Hernandez, a member of the metro Atlanta Democratic Socialists of America and the organization's Bernie Sanders Steering Committee, Megan DuBose, South Fulton Director for the Young Democrats of Atlanta and Jake Evans, current Chairman of the Republican National Lawyers Association’s Georgia Chapter and past president of the Atlanta Young Republicans, join “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss the issues that matter most to them going into the 2020 election.
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Thursday, January 30, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 0:00: “Closer Look” host Rose Scott gives a news brief on the state’s lethal injection of a Georgia man convicted of killing his ex-wife and her boyfriend in 1997.
  • In other news, Reverend Raphael Warnock, the senior pastor at Atlanta’s historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, announced his candidacy for the United States Senate this morning.
Gayle Hunter Holloman
The Fulton County Library System recently named a new executive director. Gayle Hunter Holloman joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss her new role. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson)
  • 08:20: The Fulton County Library System recently named a new executive director. Gayle Hunter Holloman joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in-studio to discuss her new role.
  • 25:15: A round table of young, local political leaders including Megan DuBose, South Fulton Director for the Young Democrats of Atlanta, Jake Evans, current Chairman of the Republican National Lawyers Association’s Georgia Chapter and past president of the Atlanta Young Republicans, and Alexander Hernandez, a member of the metro Atlanta Democratic Socialists of America and the organization’s Bernie Sanders Steering Committee, join “Closer Look with Rose Scott” in studio to discuss the issues that matter most to them going into the 2020 election.

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