July 19, 2017 7:31 AM HomePoliticsMorning Reads for 7-19 Morning Reads for 7-19 By edatlanta Politics 9 Comments Don’t call it a comeback; I never left. “Social Jetlag” by Beach Fossils Georgia State predicted to go bowling. If your party campaigns for something for seven years and then can’t formulate a coherent policy and then fails to achieve what you campaigned on for seven years, your party is at best incompetent. Trump Poised to be Carter 2.0 MLK’s niece: Trump is a brilliant man. Did Tom Price misuse campaign funds during his confirmation hearing? Sanford Bishop: (DO NOT) LET THEM EAT HORSE! John Lewis really liked a display at the Civil Rights Museum. What will be the priorities of the new CDC Director? Read about it here. Georgia ashes end up in Florida…..ew. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrRedditEmailPrint Related About Author edatlanta 9 Comments xdog Look on the bright side. Per Trump, it’s a win since most gopers were on board: “would have been 48-4. impressive by any standard”. July 19, 2017 9:17 AM Log in to Reply Dave Bearse Paraphrasing Dick Durbin, the GOP thinks a GOP President, Congress, and Supreme Court won’t be responsible for bringing down the healthcare system, if that’s what happens. . Trump, thinking he can take a page from the Bush playbook when the country gave a pass concerning 9/11, says he doesn’t own it. (Which given Trump is a veritable liar, is tantamount to Trump staking claim.) . Mr. President, you’re no George W. Bush. . Let that comparison sink in for a moment. July 19, 2017 9:39 AM Log in to Reply Dave Bearse “President Trump is the greatest thing that’s happened to this country. I consider it a Biblical miracle that he’s there.” recent words of GOP Alabama Senator Luther Strange. July 19, 2017 9:42 AM Log in to Reply Dave Bearse If this were really about the mandate, the primary focus of GOP proposals wouldn’t be focused on cutting Medicaid to fund tax cuts for the rich. Who knew that cutting hundreds of billions in health care spending on poor people to finance a huge tax cut for the rich would be more unpopular than the War on Women? . Three women GOP Senators, Collins, Murkowski and Capito, that’s who. . Make America Great Again—bring back rural white folks longevity and healthcare to that in the 1950’s. July 19, 2017 9:51 AM Log in to Reply chefdavid Granny got caught with her hand in the cookie jar again. This time in Chamblee, GA. http://www.firstcoastnews.com/news/notorious-jewel-thief-doris-payne-arrested-again/457636391 July 19, 2017 10:05 AM Log in to Reply chefdavid Seems the word of the year is accept the growth. I’m glad all of our schoolboard members and county commissioners all where elected as republicans. First the Dade County Commission says they are going to accept the growth, and now so does the school board. They raised them big time during the recesion and high gas taxes and now that property values are getting back to normal they are saying it’s growth. It’s not growth its home values starting to normalize. Many are still underemployed but hey they are just spending other peoples money. RINOS https://www.dadeplanet.com/single-post/2017/07/18/Dade-Board-of-Education-Adopts-Budget-Keeps-Millage-Rate-Accepts-Growth-Oh-And-Gets-Red-Light July 19, 2017 10:27 AM Log in to Reply Ellynn To big to invest/innovate/expand/raise wages… https://www.axios.com/monopolies-are-dousing-corporate-americas-competitive-fire-2461517367.html?utm_medium=linkshare&utm_campaign=organic Check out the research brief link. it’s dry but interesting. July 19, 2017 10:31 AM Log in to Reply chefdavid Hiring without voting and the Open Meetings Act Martin v. City Of College Park Georgia Court of Appeals http://scholar.google.com/scholar_case?q=Martin+v.+City+Of+College+Park&hl=en&as_sdt=4,11&case=13616621124390849077&scilh=0 July 19, 2017 10:46 AM Log in to Reply Ellynn I’m waiting for the Trump-Gates ‘come to together’ pow-wow on this… http://www.oregonlive.com/silicon-forest/index.ssf/2017/07/microsofts_wilsonville_jobs_ar.html Oh wait… Oregon is not a Trump leaning state… Never mind. July 19, 2017 5:49 PM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.