Today on “Political Rewind,” Karen Handel is D.C. bound. What’s her new life going to be like on Capitol Hill? Our panel digs in on a quick recap of the 6th District race and what lies ahead for Democrats and Republicans in Georgia.
Mitch McConnell has unveiled his answer to Obamacare and has a tough sell for several members of his own party. We hear from Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky, who thinks the bill doesn’t have enough “repeal” for his tastes. There’s a lot to discuss with this bill, including this: Will the U.S. Senate try to get a vote in before lawmakers take their Fourth of July break?
Stunning remarks this morning from President Trump regarding the issue of whether he taped his meetings with then-FBI Director James Comey. He says he didn’t, but did Trump indict himself for attempting to intimidate Comey?
And a new Friday feature: What we missed this week! We take a lightning-round look at some of our favorites, from the serious to the silly.
Jim Galloway — Political Columnist, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Dr. Andra Gillespie — Emory University political science professor
Patricia Murphy — The Daily Beast
Anita Sharpe — Bloomberg News