The brain is fried, and a Republican runoff debate between Karen Handel and Nathan Deal looms — live at 10 a.m. Saturday on Channel 2 Action News.
You’ve come up with questions before. This is how we know that Nathan Deal would sign legislation to permit the Sunday sales of beer and wine in grocery stores. (Handel didn’t attend that particular fracas.)
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Journalists from the AJC and other outlets – composing lines of inquiry in other debates — may also be checking this post for inspiration, so don’t limit yourself to the governor’s race.
In fact, here’s the schedule for the Atlanta Press Club/GPB debates through the weekend:
– Public Service Commission, District 2, Republicans: Friday, August 6 from 5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Invited candidates include John Douglas and Tim Echols. This debate will tape and be posted online at www.atlantapressclub.org.
– Secretary of State, Democrats: Friday, August 6 from 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. Invited candidates include Gail Buckner and Georganna Sinkfield. This debate will air live on GPB-TV.
– Insurance Commissioner, Republicans: Friday, August 6 from 7:30 – 8:00 p.m. Invited candidates include Ralph Hudgens and Maria Sheffield. This debate will air live on GPB-TV.
– Governor, Republicans: Sunday, August 8 from 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. Invited candidates include Nathan Deal and Karen Handel. This debate will air live on GPB-TV.
– Attorney General, Republicans: Sunday, August 8 from 7:30 – 8:00 p.m. Invited candidates include Sam Olens and Preston Smith. This debate will air live on GPB-TV.
Nine stations across Georgia will broadcast the Atlanta Press Club/GPB debates: Atlanta – Channel 8.1; Albany – WABW/14.1, Augusta – WCES/20.1, Chatsworth – WCLP/18.1, Columbus – WJSP/28.1, Dawson – WACS/25.1, Macon – WMUM/29.1, Savannah – WVAN/9.1, Waycross – WXGA/8.1.