December 23, 2019 6:54 AM HomePoliticsMorning Reads for Monday, December 23, 2019 Morning Reads for Monday, December 23, 2019 By Theresa Garcia Robertson Politics 3 Comments It’s Festivus. Senator Greg Kirk remembered for his service to Georgians. A man was shot and killed by police after he attacked an officer with a shovel. Get your flu shot, folks. If you want to cry for all the right reasons, watch Santa help this soldier surprise his family. This second grader is making sure other people have a Merry Christmas. Calhoun Police Department warns of two people impersonating officers in Georgia.New suicide prevention number is easier to remember. Whooooo’s there? Record unemployment rates in Georgia.Honeywell to pay Georgia $4M for pollution in coastal marsh. Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrRedditEmailPrint Related About Author Theresa Garcia Robertson Wife. Geege. Foodie. Political Junkie. Southern Enthusiast. Taco Lover. 3 Comments xdog That Glynn County site scheduled for cleanup has been on the superfund list since mid-1996. For 75 years before that, it was a big part of the local economy, hosting in turn an oil refinery, oil burning power plants, and producers of chlorine gas, hydrogen gas, and hydrochloric acid. They all left dangerous waste products behind. Buddy Carter has tried to hold the EPA’s feet to the fire on the cleanup so the site can be developed. https://www.ajc.com/news/local-govt–politics/georgia-lawmaker-criticizes-cleanup-delays-superfund-site/m1PZh21Ssf4j9Gab4J2QbO/ December 23, 2019 8:00 AM Log in to Reply xdog Happy Hanukkah. Lighting fires in the space can be especially challenging so astronaut Jessica Meir celebrates by wearing menorah socks. Good pix. https://www.jpost.com/judaism/Happy-Hanukkah-from-space-Jewish-astronaut-says-wearing-menorah-socks-611843 December 23, 2019 8:03 AM Log in to Reply Dave Bearse The Trump economy has been adding not quite 200,000 jobs per month since Trump took office. The Obama economy was adding about 220,000 per month his last 2.5 years in office. Republicans characterized the latter as tepid and lackluster, but crow when Trump achieves only 90%. December 23, 2019 9:32 AM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.