0:00: Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed HB 481, also known as the so-called ‘heartbeat bill,’ into law this morning. WABE’s health reporter Sam Whitehead was there. He join us for a recap of the legislation and the impact it may have on a national level.
7:41: Stacey Abrams has officially ruled out a Senate run in 2020, but many other candidates are running for congressional seats. Why? And what will it take to launch a successful campaign? We ask political analyst Fred Hicks.
27:06: Closer Look’s graduation series continues with Tiana Barnwell, who will graduate from Spelman College on May 19. Barnwell shares her journey to graduation and talks about her future plans to work for the global banking investment firm Goldman Sachs in operations analytics.
41:32: We continue our conversations with area graduates with Christina Day and Lindsey Rogers from Clayton State University. Day shares her future plans with her degree in health and fitness management, and Rogers talks her aspirations for a career utilizing her degree in criminal justice.
Closer Look is produced by Candace Wheeler and Grace Walker. Joy Barge is a contributing producer.