Sunday, September 24, 2017

“Lawmaker-Led Prayer” Upheld by Courts After 22 States Filed A Brief

Georgia is one of the states that signed the brief. Does it bother you that local elected officials begin meetings with prayer? Would you change your mind if it was a religion different from yours? We want to hear from you.

Broadrick gives up Georgia House seat, citing health

There's an unexpected vacancy in the Georgis State House.

Jimmy Carter to Trump: ‘Keep the peace … tell the truth’

The 39th president, a Democrat, offered this advice to the 45th: “Keep the peace, promote human rights and tell the truth.”

Georgia congressman recovering from post-Irma car accident

Prayers for one of our Congressmen and his wife.

Georgia mayor indicted on 66 counts, including tax evasion

Allegations --> buying a Caribbean cruise, airline tickets and a six-month subscription to a porn site.

Georgia joins 23 state attorney generals defending Ten Commandments monument

Georgia joins 23 other state attorney generals in defense of a monument depicting the Ten Commandments.

GA’s Attorney General joins 21 states to protect second Amendment rights

Georgia's Attorney General, Chris Carr, has joined a 21-state coalition in urging the U.S. Supreme Court to defend the rights of gun owners in West Virginia and beyond.

Deal orders special election to fill Abrams’ House seat

A special election has been called for November to fill a seat in the Georgia House of Representatives once occupied by Stacey Abrams who is running for Georgia Governor.

New director of Georgia Forestry Commission announced

Georgia’s governor has announced a new leader for the Georgia Forestry Commission.

Statue of rights leader rises as other icons fall in South

Then, in late 2013, Republican Gov. Nathan Deal ordered the statue of white supremacist Tom Watson — a Georgia political leader in the late 1800s and early 1900s — removed from the Capitol lawn