Closer Look: Clayton County Commission Chair Talks Priorities for 2020; Atlanta Mayor Talks Affordable Housing At National Mayors’ Conference; Cobb County Elections Director Discusses Primary Voting Preparations

Clayton County Commission Chair Jeffrey Turner shares his top priorities for 2020.
Clayton County Commission Chair Jeffrey Turner shares his top priorities for 2020.
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Friday, January 24, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 0:00: Our series focusing on the Georgia voter continues with Cobb County Director of Elections and Registration Janine Eveler.
Janine Eveler, Cobb County director of Elections & Registration
Janine Eveler, Cobb County director of Elections & Registration, shares how her county is preparing for the Georgia primaries. (Photo credit: Grace Walker/WABE)
  • 14:17: The United States Conference of Mayors’ 88th Winter Meeting is currently underway in Washington, DC. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms was in attendance yesterday and joined the program by phone to discuss the purpose of the meeting and her address on affordable housing.
  • 22:27: From big developments to a growing population, Clayton County is attracting new businesses and residents. How will local leaders address these changes? Clayton County Commission Chairman Jeffrey Turner joins me with the county’s vision.

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