A report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals that over the past year Atlanta had the highest job growth of the country’s 12 largest metropolitan areas. More good news for Governor Nathan Deal and co., who have been working hard to make Georgia one of the nation’s top spots for business. For Deal and Mayor Kasim Reed, keeping Atlanta’s job growth high has their ships RISING…
It was inevitable that some Georgia state reps. would be dismayed by the proposed redistricted map, the first draft of which was unveiled this week. Eight representatives, six Democrats and two Republicans, have been drawn into the same districts. Among those – Democratic Reps. Sam Park and Greg Kennard of Lawrenceville, Reps. Teri Anulewicz and Doug Stoner of Smyrna, and Republican Reps. Beth Camp of Concord and David Knight of Griffin. The maps will be debated and potentially updated during the special session but for incumbent legislators drawn into the same districts the ship is DRIFTING…
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