Gov. Nathan Deal and his economic team, who have had to battle a recession and job-killing federal policies since his 2011 inauguration, nevertheless have made great strides in statewide job creation. The governor said in a Georgia Chamber of Commerce speech on Tuesday that over 452,000 private sector jobs were created since 2011. He underscored that the construction sector of the state’s economy has especially rebounded. Deal also announced that for just this month of January alone 3,134 new jobs are expected to be created. Clearly, the Peach State’s economic ship is RISING…
The Georgia Senate last week found time to vote on a couple of issues other than the redistricting process they were called back to Atlanta to sort out – one of those being the Atlanta law enforcement training center that has become a focus of national controversy. On Friday a resolution was introduced voicing support for the facility, which the Senate broadly supported by a 46-5 margin. All those opposed were Democrats, (three more abstained from voting) but the vote shows widespread support just as recent polls have. Georgia support for the state of the art training facility for police and other law enforcement is RISING…
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