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Closer Look: Trump's First Week; Beer Bill; And More

Jan 29, 2017

Sunday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00: Rose Scott and Jim Burress give a news brief on Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed’s comments speaking out against President Trump's executive order on immigration and the pep rally Reed led with Atlanta Falcons President and CEO Rich McKay for the team;
  • 2:07: Lynn Walsh, president of the Society of Professional Journalists, Kevin Riley, editor of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and James Parker, senior political science major at Morehouse College and writer for the Maroon Tiger, discuss the news coverage of Trump’s first week in office and the future of the relationship between the president and the media;
  • 23:16: Rob Lee, chairman of the Georgia Young Republicans, and Sarah Beeson, president of the Young Democrats of Georgia, discuss Trump’s first week in office and his relationship with the media as perceived by those not in the field;
  • 38:40: Nathan Cowan and Geoffrey Williams, CEOs and co-founders of Eventide Brewing, talk about a new bill which if passed, would allow consumers to buy beer directly from the brewery.

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