Author: Lawton Sack

Joint Proposal for Congressional Districts Released

A joint proposal for the congressional districts in Georgia has been released by the Majority Caucuses of the Georgia State House and Senate. The map and other proposed maps can be be found on the Legislative and Congressional Reapportionment Office website under the “Proposed Plans” section. Speaker David Ralston (R-Blue Ridge) issued the following statement

GA House Leadership Releases Draft of House Districts

It is reapportionment time in the State of Georgia! The House Leadership has released a draft of the House districts which can be dissected and debated ad nauseum. The proposed Congressional districts had previously been released, along with the pipe dreams of the Democratic caucuses for Congressional, Senate, and House districts. From a press release:

GA-6 Fundraising – Jake Evans and Meagan Hanson

GA-6 Republican candidates Jake Evans and Meagan Hanson released fundraising numbers for the third quarter today. Jake Evans is reporting raising over $907,000 ($500k personal loan) with $836,000 cash on hand. Meagan Hanson is reporting over $300,000 raised, which does not include any personal loans. 3rd quarter reports for Rep. Lucy McBath, Harold Earls, and

Meagan Hanson Enters NRCC’s Young Guns Program

Meagan Hanson, Republican candidate in GA-6, joins fellow Republican candidates Jake Evans (GA-6) and Rich McCormick (GA-7) as one of thirty-two candidates nationwide named as part of the National Republican Congressional Committee’s Young Guns program. Candidates enter the program as “On the Radar” candidates and can progress to full Young Gun status when they meet

Weekend Reads – 9.24.2021

(Twitter) Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene yells at U.S. legislators after the U.S. House passes “The Women’s Health Protection Act.” (AJC) Former President Donald Trump believes the Republican base won’t show up to re-elect Governor Brian Kemp and a Republican challenger could defeat him if they decide to run (Fox5 Atlanta) A federal appeals court appears