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Closer Look: Sally Yates; National Teacher Day; And More

May 9, 2017

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

  • 0:00: Rose and Jim give a news brief on former acting attorney general Sally Yates's testimony on Russian, Michael Flynn and the White House.  Yates testified that she warned the Trump Administration in January that its new national security adviser failed to tell the truth about his contacts with the Russian government;
  • 1:57:  Attorney Wingo Smith chats about a case where three Georgia residents have filed a federal lawsuit against the state alleging discrimination in access to food, and healthcare assistance;
  • 16:14: May 9 is National Teacher Appreciation Day, also known as National Teacher Day. WABE news and City Lights colleagues reflect on educators that had a profound influence on their life;
  • 19:56: Rebroadcast of the Affordable Housing series with a focus on seniors;
  • 32:18: GSU Professor Bill Custer talks about the House passing the GOP healthcare bill by a narrow margin of 217 -213, last week. And what it could mean for Georgians;
  • 45:52: May 9 is National Teacher Appreciation Day, also known as National Teacher Day. WABE news and City Lights colleagues reflect on educators that had a profound influence on their life.

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