August 5, 2019 7:57 AM HomePoliticsMorning Reads for Monday, August 5, 2019 Morning Reads for Monday, August 5, 2019 By Theresa Garcia Robertson Politics 5 Comments Happy Monday! Our hearts and prayers go out to Texas and Ohio. A solider from Georgia was among the heroes in El Paso. Former House Representative Allen Peake had a good day at the golf course on Friday. Senator Mitch McConnell has a fractured shoulder after a fall. A German maker of automotive glass is planning to open a manufacturing facility in Georgia.Not a good day to be trying to flying out of Hong Kong – Cathay Airline has canceled more than 150 flights due to strikes. Aerospace sector stands out among Georgia’s economic success storiesGeorgia needs something better than expanded Medicaid. Southwest Georgia lowers unemployment claims.Squirel season opens in 10 days, y’all. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrRedditEmailPrint Related About Author Theresa Garcia Robertson Wife. Geege. Foodie. Political Junkie. Southern Enthusiast. Taco Lover. 5 Comments chamblee54 If this is not enough, here is another collection of links from last week. No pixels were harmed while making this list. August 5, 2019 8:17 AM Log in to Reply drjay i would have thought squirrels would be classified as varmints…i have to admit i am surprised they have a season… August 5, 2019 9:17 AM Log in to Reply Grindelwald Senator Mitch McConnell has a fractured shoulder after a fall. Thoughts and prayers. August 5, 2019 9:51 AM Log in to Reply davidmac He can’t even remember what city… or he doesn’t actually care. “May God bless the memory of those who perished in Toledo” https://twitter.com/bubbaprog/status/1158382214612230144?s=21 August 5, 2019 10:33 AM Log in to Reply Benevolus “Kemp wrote that a citizens’ review committee will analyze feedback on a state survey on the Common Core standards, and a committee of teachers will also offer insight. An academic review committee will then review recommendations that will be considered by the state Board of Education.” Sounds good. “This process, while laborious, will help us eliminate the remnants of Common Core “ So, what if the panels determine that Common Core is actually good? https://www.ajc.com/blog/politics/kemp-unveils-laborious-plan-dismantle-common-core-standards/T2SEMNS1i6NaeRMLBt60qK/ August 5, 2019 4:37 PM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.