July 1, 2021 7:43 AM HomeMorning ReadsMorning Reads – Thursday, July 1, 2021 Morning Reads – Thursday, July 1, 2021 By Jessica Szilagyi Morning Reads 1 Comment Donald Rumsfeld has died. The Don Rumsfeld the Obituaries Won’t Write About. Peaches Guiliani picks the wrong horse again.Georgia delays limited Medicaid expansion until at least AugustGeorgia Power Foundation awards grant to Georgia Justice ProjectU.S. House votes to give bum’s rush to statue of Georgia’s Confederate VPGeorgia hospital workers’ vaccine rates: The good, the bad, and the unknownGeorgia’s citizen’s-arrest repeal not a path for states to follow Jimmy Carter Trump debuts as lowest-ranked living president in C-SPAN leadership pollCalifornia city to make gun owners carry liability insurance, pay gun-violence feeMeanwhile, SCOTUS Will Decide Whether the Right To Bear Arms Extends Beyond Your DoorstepMaine law restricts facial recognition technology statewideGender requirements relaxed for US passportsDemocracies Don’t Try to Make Everyone AgreeMembers of Congress Are Spending More Than Ever on Security Sweet Tea Shark’s got your…bum? Share this:TumblrFacebookRedditTwitterEmailPrint Related About Author Jessica Szilagyi One Comment xdog Jim Galloway wrote an interesting article on Stephens last year that considered claims that he fathered at least one child by a slave who carried his name and has living descendants. As he wrote, that wouldn’t be unprecedented conduct for a slave owner–consider the Jefferson/Hemings line–but it would be great contrast to his later public views. I hope the family gets their dna tested. https://www.ajc.com/politics/the-black-family-that-claims-alexander-stephens-vice-president-of-the-confederacy-as-an-ancestor/DJAONGAN25CQBFMPY7IA6I4HUQ/ July 1, 2021 1:21 PM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.