Bottoms Up, Claims Victory in Atlanta Mayoral Race

Dec 6, 2017

On this edition of Political Rewind, Keisha Lance Bottoms declares victory in a mayor’s race decided by fewer than 800 votes, but Mary Norwood wants a recount. Could the results be overturned? We’ll also look at whether the results of special legislative elections suggest a shifting balance of power under the Gold Dome. Plus, our panel weighs in on President Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, a move that may throw any chance for peace in the Middle East into chaos.

Panelists:

Mark Rountree, GOP Pollster & Consultant

Jared Yate Sexton, Grassroots Political Activist

Melita Easters, Founder, Georgia WIN List

Dov Wilker, Executive Director, American Jewish Committee, Atlanta