From ’06 to ’18–Georgia’s Vastly Different Political Landscape

Twelve years is a long time in politics but just how long?

In 2006 both Democratic gubernatorial hopefuls called for a special session of the legislature to write a constitutional amendment banning gay marriage in Georgia.

Now both candidates are telling voters they are the most progressive and committed to equality.

One example of how much a seismic shift has happened in the Democratic Party of Georgia.

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John Stoj
John Stoj
2 years ago

Wow. I can’t believe I didn’t know about that foolishness in 2006 – must have been pre-Facebook.

Benevolus
Benevolus
2 years ago
Reply to  edatlanta

In a way, I suppose Mike Berlon was the war. But the ammo dump exploded. Then the earth kept spinning under the combatants and the landscape changed.

Sorry. I didn’t get enough sleep last night.

MattMD_actual
MattMD_actual
2 years ago

It was certainly around that time. I first had FB in late summer of 2005 and needed the .edu address.

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