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. [...]
Georgia State House Speaker Rep. David Ralson (R-Blue Ridge) gave some clues to the Republican-controlled State House’s 2013 Agenda. Looking over his statements it’s evident that our priorities as a state in 2013 are severely off-track. According to Ralston, he’s got a “$300 million” revenue problem in 2013. What’s the reason for the loss?
1. Poor [...]
In every election, there are wild cards- things both welcome and unwelcome that candidates neither plan nor control. Someone filing a bombshell of an ethics complaint that you really, really had nothing to do with but get blamed for anyway. A bad moment caught on video. The weather. The list is endless.
If Democrats [...]
Rep. Jan Jones, who saved Deal’s bacon in the primary, has noticed the Women. Against.Deal. Facebook page. I supposed it’s a little hard to ignore 23,783 people. Jones calls Barnes some names and accuses him of organizing a “candlelight vigil” for tonight. Horrors!!
I’m curious, does Jones agree [...]