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Actual Factual Cobb: Atlanta invasion fear led to a 10-foot-wide city

"At the time Wilson and some other legislators were saying a lot of unkind things about liberal Atlanta, and I guess they didn't want to...

Cobb chairman's race spurs voter turnout, metro runoffs Tuesday

A third candidate, retired businessman Larry Savage, came in a distant third. ... Lee is presenting himself as a fiscal conservative who cuts taxes and...

David Perdue on Donald Trump: 'I know an outsider when I see one.'

(blog) (blog)Augusta – How does a rising Georgia Republican star who capitalized on his newcomer appeal continue to claim he's an outsider after more...

Republican state senators targeted for pro-Super Bowl votes

(blog) (blog)Gooch faces John Williamson of Ellijay. Aaron Barlow, running ... to make it more palatable. Even so, the measure – while sent to...

Judgment Day looms for that season of secrets in Cobb and Paulding counties

(blog) (blog)From the moment the Paulding secret was out, Delta Air Lines CEO Richard Anderson declared that he and his would oppose the Paulding...

Arrests, violence at Stone Mountain as counter-protesters clash

We had a successful, peaceful rally,” said Joseph Andrews, 37, of Kennesaw. ... After Lindsay was spotted, church member Scott Maddox pulled them both away.

Donald Trump gets outmaneuvered by Ted Cruz forces in Georgia

(blog) (blog)The Sixth District gathering was another sign of the Cruz campaign's organizing powers in the vote-rich conservative north Atlanta suburbs. In the March...

2016 Masters: An A-to-Z guide

After finding suitable land (see O), he hired Dr. Alister Mackenzie of Scotland to design the course. K: Kitchen. Featured in a famous quote about...

The evangelical split over Donald Trump just got wider

(blog) (blog)Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. (right) presents Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump with a sports jersey after he delivered the convocation at...

Actress Stacey Dash shreds Oscar diversity, Black History Month

Washington PostSince then, Dash has grown into a Fox News contributor valued in part for the conservative take on current events she offers as a...

Take one Legislature, mix in a presidential primary — then stand back

No Capitol debate is likely to be buffeted more by the presidential primary in Georgia than the one over the “religious liberty” bills that many...

Georgia Democrats draw a line between Ted Cruz and Alabama segregationist

(blog) (blog)George Wallace that declared: “Segregation today, segregation tomorrow, segregation forever.” Some Republicans raised a red flag as well. Mike Hassinger, a Georgia GOP...

Report: UGA should abolish football chaplain

Robert Harrell, a pastor at St. Luke Lutheran Church in McDonough and “the proud parent” of a UGA senior. “As long as they have an...

Nathan Deal leaning against a pardon for Leo Frank

(blog) (blog)He's referring to Norman Fletcher, the former chief justice of the Georgia Supreme Court and ardent opponent of capital punishment. Fletcher told a...

Where the SEC Primary governors stand on the presidential race

(blog) (blog)“John Kasich's success in putting conservative ideas to work in Ohio—cutting taxes $5 billion, turning an $8 billion shortfall into a $2 billion...

Confederate license tag removed from state website

(blog) (blog)John Lewis is expected to be among the mourners. Georgia ... Mike Dudgeon, Geoff Duncan, and Wes Cantrell issued a joint statement that...

The two trade fights about to roil Republicans — here and in DC

(blog) (blog)David Perdue, R-Ga., said her boss is supporting fast-track authority as well.) Down on the Georgia coast, Carter is the one taking the...

Nathan Deal to journalists: We don't need you anymore

(blog) (blog)The Marietta Republican, a leader in the House GOP's conservative flank, was rumored to be considering a run at the post after Larry...

Masters: A to Z

After finding suitable land (see O), he hired Dr. Alister Mackenzie of Scotland to design the course. K: Kitchen. Featured in a famous quote about...

Atlas restaurant review, Buckhead

(blog) (blog)Does that make me sound old and conservative? Yeah ... Gerry Klaskala of Aria consulted on the menu and appointed his talented former...

Erick Erickson promises to ramp up 'religious liberty' fight

(blog) (blog)David Sicay-Perrow (left) and Robert Todd get vocal on Tuesday during a rally at the Capitol against S.B. 129, the “religious liberty” legislation...

GOP pollster: Early voting among African-Americans outpacing 2010

(blog) (blog)Georgia's top-ticket Republicans kicked off statewide tours Thursday in Griffin, U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue included, while their Democratic counterparts continued their frenzied...

Only one-third of 183416 new voters describe themselves as white

(blog) (blog)By Greg Bluestein, Daniel Malloy and Jim Galloway. Early voters cast their ballots at Adamsville Recreation .... Standing toward the back of the...

David Perdue backs UGA on canceling journalist visit because of Ebola fear

(blog) (blog)Republican U.S. Senate hopeful David Perdue sent out a press release today supporting the University of Georgia's decision not to allow a Liberian...

At rallies, Obama casts 2014 as key for his legacy

MiamiHerald.com President Barack Obama delivers remarks during a campaign rally for Maryland gubernatorial candidate Anthony Brown at Wise High School, on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, in...

Dawgs' superlative first half enough to overwhelm Razorbacks

(blog) (blog)Georgia kept the vaunted Razorback running game in check, but Hogs QB Brandon Allen picked the Georgia pass defense apart in the second...

David Perdue, John Barrow join drumbeat for travel ban on Ebola-troubled nations

(blog) (blog)John Barrow, D-Augusta, in a tight contest with Republican Rick Allen, added his voice: It seems we are reaching a tipping point in...

Ending Spending to drop another $2 million against Michelle Nunn

(blog)The conservative Super PAC that has pounded Democrat Michelle Nunn for much of the year is putting up another $2 million on a two-week...

Blank stands by Smith, Dimitroff. What say you?

(blog)... led by a rookie QB, our D can't stop anyone and trust me, i could have done a better this off season than...

The RGA pumps another $1 million into Nathan Deal's re-election bid

(blog) (blog)D.) questioned Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid's (D-Nev.) decision not to endorse Democrat Rick Weiland in South Dakota's ..... td1234 5pts. @NWGAL So...

Ten@10: Should Georgia run or pass against South Carolina?

(blog) (blog)College Recruiting · Mark Bradley · Jeff Schultz · More blogs .... Kirk and Watson are ranked 1 and 3, respectively, coming into...

REPORT CARD: Ryan carries the Falcons to victory

(blog)William Moore came up with the big play in overtime and Robert McClain had the big interception in the end zone when the Saints...

Michelle Nunn's plan to 'end government shutdowns'

(blog) (blog)But here in Georgia, I can accept a fiscal conservative as long as she isn't a social conservative. Health insurance for the working...

Where Barack Obama can't go, John Lewis will

(blog) (blog)Nikki Haley, Rubio took the stage in Anderson to applause, but was quickly interrupted by a group of protestors — self-identified DREAMers, young...

Medical marijuana in Georgia

(blog)By Allen Peake. As the clock approached midnight on March 20, the final night of the 2014 Georgia legislative session, it became apparent that...

Sam Olens on the hot seat over Holly LaBerge memo

(blog)Coming to a mailbox near you: The David Perdue-aligned CWA PAC is sending out $94,000 worth of mailers attacking Rep. Jack Kingston ahead of...

Documents: Barry Loudermilk involved in $80k racial discrimination settlement

(blog)Another bit of trench warfare: Michael Williams is in a Republican runoff against state Sen. Jack Murphy (R-Cummings). On Wednesday, our ... He has...

It could have been Saxby Chambliss…

Washington Post (blog)JACKSON, Miss. — National tea party groups are divvying up the nuts and bolts of campaigning as they rush to boost Republican Chris...

The issues and races to watch tonight

(blog) (blog)... state lawmaker Donna Sheldon of Dacula battling Mike Collins of Jackson for the second spot. Congress, 12th District, Republican: Businessman Rick Allen...

David Scott interprets John Lewis' silence on judicial nominee as 'betrayal'

(blog)Mr. Kingston has earned the endorsement of the Chamber of Commerce and is thought of as something of an establishment figure, like Mr. Perdue,...

The nine GOP candidates for state school chief came out swinging last night ...

(blog)The tag team of Buck, Roswell teacher Kira Willis and Quitman County Superintendent Allen Fort emphasized they were current educators and any of them...

Voters guide

Seven Republicans are seeking their party's nomination: Mike Collins, a trucking company executive; lawyer Gary Gerrard; Jody Hice, a pastor and conservative radio talk show...

Speaking ill of the dead in Ellijay, and other topics

(blog)An audio recording of the entire event made its way to us – that's the way of things these days – and toward the...

David Pennington: About that snowstorm we had in January…

(blog)In 2010 and 2012, tea party and far-right conservatives cost the GOP seats in Nevada, Delaware, Colorado, Indiana and Missouri and shots at Senate...

Fallout from the new gun law — and remembering Zell Miller's advice

(blog)We're told Allen is putting $10,669 behind the ad this week. ***. The all-GOP field of candidates for the 11th ... I am a...

Video: David Perdue knocks the “high school graduate in this race”

(blog)And by the way, neither do a lot of the wealthiest Americans, like Bill Gates, Larry Ellison, Michael Dell, Paul Allen, Mark Zuckerberg. Any...