Politico – The Republican governor’s decision to sue Atlanta’s Democratic mayor over the city’s mask requirement is more than a public health dispute. The legal showdown between Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms over the legality of the city’s face mask mandate is a dispute over the right balance between personal freedom and public health.

But the increasingly bitter feud between the Republican governor, an acolyte of President Donald Trump, and the Democratic mayor, a possible vice presidential pick is also a microcosm of the fault lines — political, racial, geographic.

Worth reading – at Politico

Comments are closed.