Closer Look: Sugar Addiction; Expanding Medicaid; And More

Robert Buresh, professor in the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management at Kennesaw State University, discusses sugar addiction on today's ''Closer Look.''
Robert Buresh, professor in the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management at Kennesaw State University, discusses sugar addiction on today's ''Closer Look.''
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Monday on “Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress”:

  • 0:00: Elly Yu reports on the Georgia Supreme Court’s ruling on a case involving whether or not a group of college students who are not U.S. citizens are entitled to in-state tuition;
  • 3:59: Christ Caiaccio with Ogletree Deakins, a national labor and employment law firm headquartered in Atlanta, talks about what employees and employers should know about social media;
  • 16:32: Robert Buresh, professor in the Department of Exercise Science and Sport Management at Kennesaw State University, discusses sugar addiction;
  • 28:43: “Closer Look” listeners weigh in on last Monday’s interview with state Sen. Vincent Fort, who opposes a proposed pedestrian bridge connecting MARTA to the new Falcons stadium;
  • 31:40: Candace Wheeler talks about the Iowa Caucuses, the beginning of Black History Month, Chick-fil-A’s diet advice and the retirement of Calvin “Megatron” Johnson;
  • 35:15: WABE legal analyst Page Pate discusses the Georgia Supreme Court’s rejection of an appeal by a group of immigrant college students seeking in-state tuition;
  • 46:17: Molly Samuel reports on a potential commercial spaceport in Camden County;
  • 50:36: Denis O’Hayer speaks with Democratic Georgia Congressman David Scott about Scott’s plan to mediate a deal between the state and Washington on expanding Medicaid in Georgia.