Ten years ago Georgia voters shamefully passed a Constitutional Amendment banning same sex marriage - Thanks Ken Mehlman. At that time Republicans needed a scary issue to mobilize the religious right in the 2004 elections.
It worked, kind of.
Yesterday, BatGurl received an e-mail from a certain United States Senate candidate that merits a bit of discussion. Namely, a few things about this email struck me as a bit wrong, and perhaps indicative of why this particular Senate candidate isn’t exactly serious.
1) I received the emails (for whatever inexplicable reason, I got four [...]
Just six words. Six words at the end of a press release from Georgia Governor Nathan Deal. But, these six words reveal just how out of touch and mean-spirited our Georgia leadership has become. Today Governor Deal announced a 3 part plan intended to help rural communities facing closing (and closed) hospitals. [...]
Senator Josh McKoon has been touting SB 377 as needed to assure that Catholic and other religious institutions are not forced to perform abortions in order to comply with Affordable Care Act requirements. Of course, we all know that is ridiculous, but he just keeps on saying it. Enter Politifact Georgia.