Closer Look with Rose Scott

Closer Look: Sugar Addiction; Expanding Medicaid; And More

February 1, 2016

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.
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