Closer Look: State Leaders from Dept. of Transportation, Dept. of Family And Children Services Talk Top Priorities For 2020

Russell McMurry, commissioner of the Georgia Department of Transportation and Tom Rawlings, director of Georgia Division of Family and Children Services, join "Closer Look" to discuss their top priorities for 2020.
Russell McMurry, commissioner of the Georgia Department of Transportation and Tom Rawlings, director of Georgia Division of Family and Children Services, join "Closer Look" to discuss their top priorities for 2020.
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Tuesday, January 28, 2020 on “Closer Look with Rose Scott:”

  • 0:00: Rose Scott gives a news brief on reports that Republican Representative Doug Collins is expected to challenge newly-appointed Senator Kelly Loeffler in a special election this fall. 
  • And, in other news, the Georgia Department of Public Health is evaluating patients for possible cases of coronavirus. 
  • 02:00: Tom Rawlings, director of Georgia Division of Family and Children Services, joins “Closer Look” in the studio to discuss the current state of Georgia families, as well as his top priorities for 2020.
  • 22:07: “Closer Look’s” conversations with state agency leaders continue with Georgia Department of Transportation Commissioner Russell McMurry who shares how his department will address traffic, safety and infrastructure concerns in 2020.

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