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Wednesday, February 21, 2018

NAACP criticizes civil rights icon Andrew Young for comments

The Georgia NAACP is criticizing civil rights icon Andrew Young for calling some demonstrators "unlovable little brats" in a speech to Atlanta officers, saying Young should instead join the protesters in demanding police reform.

GA Department of Corrections Stalling on Death Penalty Drugs

The Georgia Department of Corrections was asked to provide test results for lethal injection drugs to federal courts following concerns with drugs just before...

At mid-session, Georgia lawmakers take on taxes, transit

Lawmakers have turned to proposals on taxes and transit, medical marijuana, expanded Sunday alcohol sales and other issues.

[WATCH] 4 candidates go head-to-head for GA GOP Chairman spot

Four candidates are vying for the Chairman's spot for the Georgia Republican Party, a number that seem steep given the Party's abysmal financial status.

Governor Deal pleased with increase in state revenues

Governor Deal is again touting that Georgia's revenue numbers are on the rise.

Ralston re-elected speaker as Georgia Legislature opens

Ralston is re-elected speaker as Georgia Legislature opens

Georgia governor reappoints parole board member to full term

Members of the Board serve a whopping 7-year term.

Report: Deputies verifying voter status of voters at homes in one...

The New York times recently reported that one small Georgia county is having deputies dispatched to the homes of voters to verify their voter registration after allegations that deputies used their authority to command the voters to appear in person to prove their residence or lose their voting rights.

Deal vetoes Adoption, School Testing,

Governor Deal issued his veto statements on May 9, the last day for bills passed during the legislative session to be signed into law.

Should English be the official language of Georgia?

Georgia GOP lawmaker wants to change constitution to protect English speakers from ‘discrimination’
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