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Welcome to Gold Dome Debrief where you can hear investigative stories and reports on what Georgia legislators are doing in our Capitol. Our weekly podcast covers the issues, people and policies behind the political process — and beyond.
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Georgia politics are in the spotlight this year! We focus on covering Georgia’s legislative session to keep you informed.
Our reporters will be tracking any and all interesting developments that occur within the state legislature, then breaking them down for listeners as part of our never-ending efforts to provide transparency to our audience.
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► S1 E13 Ap. 07: This week on Gold Dome Debrief, we wrap up the 2021 legislative session in Georgia by reporting on the status of some of the measures we followed across the season. Find out which bills passed, which failed, and which will return next session.
► S1 E12 Ap. 02: This episode of Gold Dome Debrief looks at what happened on Sine Die day — the aftermath of the new election bill becoming law, citizen’s arrest bill changes, a bill prohibiting defunding police departments and a racially charged driver education bill.
► S1 E11 Mar. 26: In episode eleven of Gold Dome Debrief, we cover an election bill signed by Gov. Brian Kemp, the state budget being finalized by the General Assembly, a detailed look at the parental leave bill and the two day feud between the Senate and the House.
► S1 E10 Mar. 19: This episode of Gold Dome Debrief covers a bill on homeless camping, legislation that could change transportation in rural areas, and a push to restrict the Governor’s ability to close churches and businesses during emergencies.
► S1 E9 Special Edition Mar. 11: Our ninth weekly episode is a special edition of the Gold Dome Debrief podcast. Our co-hosts break down the events in the Georgia General Assembly on Crossover Day.
► S1 E8 Mar. 05: In episode eight of Gold Dome Debrief, we discuss updates to election-related bills making their way through the General Assembly, the progress of the Right to Visit Act, and how the state House is addressing the growing danger of drag racing here in Georgia.
► S1 E7 Feb. 26: Our seventh weekly episode of Gold Dome Debrief covers Georgia’s legislative debate over election bills, the future of energy and a bill allowing home-schooled students to engage in public school extracurricular activities.
► S1 E6 Feb. 19: In episode six of our weekly Gold Dome Debrief podcast we cover Georgia’s legislative counter to the ‘defund the police’ movement, expansion of COVID-19 vaccinations and efforts to combat gang violence.
► S1 E5 Feb. 12: In our fifth weekly episode of Gold Dome Debrief we cover the Right to Visit act, the state education budget and proposed voter registration laws.
► S1 E4 Feb. 05: In our fourth episode of on Gold Dome Debrief we discuss campus free speech, police reform and reflections on Black History month.
► S1 E3 Jan. 29: In episode three of our weekly Gold Dome Debrief podcast we cover the Georgia First Amendment Foundation’s annual Legislature breakfast, Georgia’s WIN list of endorsed legislators and Governor Kemp’s proposed legislation to combat human trafficking.
► S1 E2 Jan. 22: In our second episode of Gold Dome Debrief we continue our discussion on security for the state Capitol, provide an update on Georgia’s COVID-19 vaccination rates and detail how the state’s budget is shaping up.
► S1 E1 Jan. 15: In our first season’s premiere episode of Gold Dome Debrief we discuss security for the state Capitol, COVID-19 regulations at the Capitol and Georgia’s COVID-19 vaccination rate.