March 22, 2021 9:53 AM HomePoliticsMorning Reads for Monday, March 22, 2021 Morning Reads for Monday, March 22, 2021 By Theresa Garcia Robertson Politics 5 Comments Happy Cattleman’s Day at your state capitol, which means steak biscuits and chocolate milk all around and we even got a visit from Maggie, the milk cow. Trump looks to take down Raffensperger in GeorgiaWhy some Georgia lawmakers want last week’s shootings labeled Hate CrimesGeorgia Appeals Court says judge can rule on Abrams ethics subpoenasGov. Brian Kemp to sign $140 million state income tax cutFederal billions are coming. How will Georgia use them?Southern says startup delay possible for Georgia Vogtle 3 nuclear reactorSocial media groups hunt for Georgia vaccination appointmentsHow one Asian-owned business in Georgia is responding to the Atlanta spa shootings11 Georgia defendants pleaded guilty to running a multi-year mortgage fraud schemeGeorgia Medical partnerships confirmed on virtual ‘Match Day’ Share this:TwitterFacebookTumblrRedditEmailPrint Related About Author Theresa Garcia Robertson Wife. Mama. Foodie. Political Junkie. Southern Enthusiast. Taco Lover. 5 Comments chamblee54 This is an extended Monday Morning Reader. There are several facebook comments about Aaron Long, that later deleted. March 22, 2021 10:27 AM Log in to Reply Bertha Welp, it’s positive that Hice will be out of Congress. He’s already alienated the Girls, Gays, and Theys. That works in the 10th, but won’t fly state wide. My crystal ball says: If someone can find a video of him being racist and hold it until a week before the election (not primary), we’ll have a Democratic SOS too. March 23, 2021 6:14 AM Log in to Reply drjay my guess is tim echols will run to replace hice…so… March 23, 2021 8:51 AM Log in to Reply Bertha He has a decade+ statewide network and supports solar. Check. Also – he was quoted as saying Planned Parenthood was racist and eugenicist because most abortions are in the African American community. Yet, he’s strongly Pro-life. And TeenPact reads as straight cult-y. He’s perrfect for the 10th. Gdammit. March 24, 2021 6:56 AM Log in to Reply bethebalance Surely the Dem running for SoS will just plaster up Trump’s announcement, and flash imagery of Hice rejecting the vote certification alongside the Capitol insurrection. As will the other nonprofits/independent committees. Will Loeffler’s group flash imagery of her withdrawing her challenge to the certification following the insurrection, disarrayed and repentant? At this point, I think there is a new slice of the electorate tied into voting rights and voter empowerment, and if they can maintain their energy and information, they should be able to provide that narrow win over the policies and candidates that deserve extinction by election. Raff may be able to win in the general because he would get credit and be rewarded from the center. That could send a strong signal to the GOP, but a Raff win would send the same evidence as a Hice loss. But since facts and math don’t seem to have the appeal or power they should…I see the aggressive aggrandizing, demonizing, malfeasant misrepresentations, and ethical cowardice continuing…. March 23, 2021 12:28 PM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.