Most of the political talk for the last few weeks has centered on the US Senate seat now open in 2014 – and for good reason. Sen. Saxby Chambliss’ retirement is an important moment in Georgia politics.
But let’s not lose sight of another vulnerable seat, which could be, [...]
ATLANTA (CBS ATLANTA) – Gov. Nathan Deal is urging state legislators to support Newt Gingrich’s bid for president. In a letter to state Republicans, Deal encouraged legislators “to join me and many fellow Georgians in endorsing our next president, Georgia’s own, Newt Gingrich.”
Savannah attorney Gary Wisenbaker (R-Donor) pleaded guilty in Federal Court today because he ” defrauded his clients out of more than $50,000.”
WJCL has the story here. He just ran for state house in Chatham County and lost. Republican governor Sonny appointed him to the Georgia Student Finance Commission . His term expires [...]
And you thought Nathan Deal would be the biggest embarrassment to Georgia? If recent reports of nepotism and other shenanigans are any indication, House Speaker David Ralston and Gov. Nathan Deal are two peas in a pod.
Ralston’s recent $17,000 Euro Vacation wasn’t technically illegal, but that doesn’t mean there wasn’t impropriety. Yesterday [...]
The General Assembly won’t be in session this week, but will be hearing testimony on budget recommendations put forth by Gov. Deal last week. Among other things, it already looks bad for UGA. With Republicans cutting close to 2 billion in spending, more than likely a huge chunk will be taken from [...]