Closer Look: Georgia Attorney General Chris Carr Shares His Top 2020 Priorities; Advocates For Students With Dyslexia Call For More Funding And Resources

Attorney General of Georgia Chris Carr joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in studio to discuss his top priorities for 2020.
Attorney General of Georgia Chris Carr joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in studio to discuss his top priorities for 2020.
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Monday, February 24, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 0:00: “Closer Look” host Rose Scott reports on breaking news that Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger has set a qualifying period for the 2020 Senate and other special elections today’s primary voting registration deadline in Georgia.
  • And, in other news, today is the deadline to register to vote for next month’s Georgia presidential primary election.
  • 02:23: Attorney General of Georgia Chris Carr joins “Closer Look with Rose Scott” live, in-studio to discuss his top priorities for 2020.
Tina Engberg and Meagan Swingle
Tina Engberg, the state leader of Decoding Dyslexia Georgia, and Meagan Swingle, a parent advocate and volunteer for Decoding Dyslexia Georgia, joins “Closer Look” in studio for a conversation about funding legislation that would provide resources for students with dyslexia. (Photo credit: LaShawn Hudson)
  • 27:30: Back in 2018, “Closer Look” launched its “Open for Business” series, which features conversations with local entrepreneurs and business owners about how they got their start. Tomorrow, those entrepreneurs will join “Closer Look” again, this time for a live, in-studio roundtable conversation about entrepreneurship do’s and don’ts. Ahead of that, we take a look back at some of the previous conversations with these business owners.
  • 32:22: Tina Engberg, the state leader of Decoding Dyslexia Georgia and Meagan Swingle, a parent advocate and volunteer for Decoding Dyslexia Georgia, joins “Closer Look” in-studio for a conversation about funding legislation that would provide resources for students with dyslexia.

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