Author: Jessica Szilagyi

Morning Reads – Thursday, January 23, 2020

On this date in 1964, ratification of the 24th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was completed and eliminated the poll tax in federal elections. Peaches Lyft responds to Ga’s new sales tax enforcement legislation. What SCOTUS says here could impact Georgia’s student scholarship organizations. Which ‘Best State for Business’ List are we really on? The

Morning Reads – Thursday, January 9, 2020

Peaches DNA frees Georgia man after 18 years. Swap your wife and don’t get in trouble for it. Partnering for election security in Georgia. Georgia is the 7th worst state to raise a child. ….but why? Bloomberg to stump in Georgia with Abrams. Teacher raise on chopping block again. Suits stopped re: Georgia Bar Applications

Morning Reads – Thursday, December 19, 2019

Oh the irony. It’s the anniversary (21 years) of when President Bill Clinton was impeached on two charges of perjury and obstruction of justice by the U.S. House of Representatives. Peaches Congressman Barry Loudermilk is equating Trump to Jesus. Le sigh.  Terminations (finally) in the Puerto Rico license scandal Tim Echols makes the news for the same ‘ol stuff. 

Morning Reads – Thursday, December 12, 2019

24 years ago, the US Senate halted a constitutional amendment we’re still talking about — a constitutional amendment giving Congress authority to outlaw flag burning and other forms of desecration against the American flag. Peaches Georgia City says they learned of controversial homelessness program via newspaper. …and speaking of the homeless, what about their voter

Stacey Abrams: The Producer

Former gubernatorial candidate turned voting rights activist Stacey Abrams has expanded her work into the entertainment industry. An adaptation of a novel penned by Abrams is being outfitted for a television show and, according to The Hollywood Reporter, Abrams will be an executive producer.  The novel “Never Tell,” which was published in 2004, will reportedly