Today on Free Your Mind Friday we had SO much to talk about. So here’s the rundown:
- Arthur Blank and the City of Atlanta have reached an tentative agreement on the new Falcons Stadium. The Arthur Blank Family Foundation will invest $15 million, along with invest Atlanta, giving an additional 15 million aimed at boosting English Avenue, Vine City, Castleberry Hill and other neighborhoods close to the stadium. We talked to Atlanta City Council President Caesar Mitchell about the announcement yesterday…
- Also we discussed February’s Jobs Report and how unemployment is 7.7%, the lowest its been since 2008. Former President Bill Clinton wants the Supreme Court to overturn a law that he signed, that bars federal recognition of same-sex marriages. Clinton says the Defense of Marriage Act is incompatible with the Constitution. He says he signed the law in 1996 to avoid legislation that would have been even worse for gays. Click the audio links to hear the conversation…..