Good morning! If you are a quarterly tax filer, don’t forget that today’s the deadline to pay your estimate taxes for the June 1 – August 31 payment period – and there are no more pandemic extensions.
Today’s nomination for the story most likely to be a slow burn with broad repercussions is this Georgia Health News story with details about the company that won a no-bid contract from the state for pandemic health staffing.
Although, this story about a whistleblower from the ICE detention facility in Ocilla is also a serious contender, with allegations that range from improper COVID-19 precautions, to an unusually high rate of hysterectomies.
Discussions were held yesterday between the Stone Mountain Memorial Association and the Stone Mountain Action Coalition, a grassroots activist group that hopes to transform Stone Mountain Park into a destination that is focused on the area’s natural life, and is welcoming to all Georgians.
Teri Anulewicz is a Democrat who represents House District 42 in the Georgia General Assembly. She previously spent nearly a decade on the Smyrna City Council. A native New Orleanian and quasi-Texan, Teri graduated from Agnes Scott College in 1998. She's been a front page contributor since 2015, and she compiles each Tuesday's Morning Reads.