December 9, 2021 7:44 AM HomeMorning ReadsMorning Reads -Thursday, December 9, 2021 Morning Reads -Thursday, December 9, 2021 By Jessica Szilagyi Morning Reads 3 Comments Peaches Trump pushing Perdue into Georgia governor race a ‘disaster,’ says GOP strategistGOP hopefuls in 2022 want to eliminate state income taxAnd…Perdue says he wouldn’t have certified Georgia 2020 resultsSierra Club appealing coal ash ruling to Georgia Supreme Court$2.2 million settlement for family of transgender woman who died in Georgia men’s prisonHundreds Of Black Women In Georgia Will Get $850 Per Month In Guaranteed IncomeWhat overturning Roe v. Wade could mean for GeorgiaAfghans resettling in Georgia face housing challenges Jimmy Carter Dems begin souring on vaccine mandatesHispanic Voters Now Evenly Split Between Parties, WSJ Poll FindsDOJ urges Supreme Court to reject Harvard affirmative action challengeWhat Happened to American Conservatism?Dallas Police Took $106,000 From a Traveler. They Haven’t Explained Why.First Circuit Affirms School’s Punishment of Students for Online Social Media Posts Sweet Tea How Amazon Outage Left Smart Homes Not So Smart After AllPlumber who found cash and checks in toilet wall of Joel Osteen’s church is rewarded $20,000 Share this:TumblrFacebookRedditTwitterEmailPrint Related About Author Jessica Szilagyi 3 Comments Mr. Bear RE: The State of Conservatism in the U. S. Consider the basic points of conservatism: Limited Government, Balanced Budgets, Free Trade, Curbs on Executive Power, Entitlement Reform, and Collective Security. You then realize that there is no place for a conservative in either of our “modern” political parties. Both parties are advocates for large government. It’s just a question of whose large government you’re talking about. December 9, 2021 11:05 AM Log in to Reply armanidog Georgia Republicans purge Black Democrats from county election boards The panel in Spalding, a rural patch south of Atlanta, is one of six county boards that Republicans have quietly reorganized in recent months through similar county-specific state legislation. The changes expanded the party’s power over choosing members of local election boards ahead of the crucial midterm Congressional elections in November 2022. The unusual rash of restructurings follows the state’s passage of Senate Bill 202, which restricted ballot access statewide and allowed the Republican-controlled State Election Board to assume control of county boards it deems underperforming. The board immediately launched a performance review of the Democratic-leaning Fulton County board, which oversees part of Atlanta. https://www.reuters.com/world/us/georgia-republicans-purge-black-democrats-county-election-boards-2021-12-09/ December 9, 2021 1:12 PM Log in to Reply armanidog You all need to read this, it is scary: https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2022/01/january-6-insurrection-trump-coup-2024-election/620843/ December 9, 2021 6:19 PM Log in to Reply Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.