Author: Lawton Sack

Brockway Releases Another SOS Campaign Ad

Rep. Buzz Brockway, Republican candidate for Georgia Secretary of State, has released another campaign video. This video, like his first video, takes a detour from traditional political ads by using humor to communicate to voters. The campaign included the following statement to introduce the video: “This Thanksgiving we can all be grateful our state government isn’t

Tricia Pridemore Enters PSC Race

Maggie Lee and her GaPolBot have reported the news that Tricia Pridemore has filed paperwork for the position of Georgia Public Service Commissioner for District 5, which is currently held by Stan Wise. It was previously reported by the AJC and the Marietta Daily Journal that Stan Wise will be resigning from the seat in February

Sen. Isakson Introduces Westmoreland for Amtrak Board Senate Confirmation Hearing

A press release from Sen. Johnny Isakson’s office: U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., praised former Georgia U.S. Representative Leon A. “Lynn” Westmoreland during his introduction at a Senate hearing to consider Westmoreland’s nomination by President Trump to serve as a member of the Amtrak board of directors. In his remarks Tuesday at the Senate Committee on Commerce,

Cagle Announces Grassroots Leaders and Organization in All GA Counties

Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle, a Republican candidate for Governor, announced today his leadership organization that includes members from every county of the state. Cagle’s county leadership teams are to be headed by a five-person grassroots advisory team: Former GAGOP Chairwoman Sue Everhart (Chairwoman), Buddy Leger (Co-Chair), Debbie McCord (Co-Chair), Michael McNeely (Co-Chair), and Rose Wing

Michael Williams: DeKalb County Planning to Defy State Law on Confederate Monuments

Sen. Michael Williams, Republican candidate for Georgia Governor: “The DeKalb County Commission is openly seeking to defy state law regarding Georgia’s Confederate monuments. In last night’s Commission meeting, it was decided to seek a way around the spirit of the law to remove a Confederate monument in the City of Decatur. While they may attempt

Sec. Kemp Organizes in Every County for Governor’s Race

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp released a list of grassroots leaders in all 159 counties for his campaign to become the next Governor of Georgia. Kemp had previously announced endorsements from former Congressman Bob Barr, GA Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens, Barbara Dooley, and county leaders, local elected officials, and grassroots conservatives. Ryan Mahoney, Communications Director for Kemp