Georgia Gubernatorial Debate
Sponsored by the Emory Law Democrats
Thurbert Baker 79L
State of Georgia
Minority Leader, Georgia House of Representatives
Mayor, Ray City, Ga.
David Poythress 67L
Former Secretary of State and Assistant Attorney General, State of Georgia
Thursday, April 1
Emory University School of Law
Georgia’s Democratic candidates for governor answer questions about education, health care, unemployment and jobs, and local and state issues.
CANDIDATES CONFIRMED TO ATTEND:
Panelists include Tom Baxter, editor of the Southern Political Report and contributor to WGCL-TV, CBS Atlanta; Robin McDonald, staff writer for the Fulton County Daily Report; and Marc Gross, first-year Emory Law student and former comptroller at the Clinton Foundation. Emory Law Vice Dean James B. Hughes will serve as moderator.
The event is free and open to the public. Parking is available in Lowergate South parking facility.
A reception sponsored by the Emory Food Club will follow the debate.