With less than 10% of the voting public exercising their right to be heard, it appears that Philip Singleton has won the special election for House District 71, scraping by Marcy Westmoreland Sakrison with a 770 vote difference. The seat was vacated by Rep. David Stover who resigned to spend more time with his family.
It’s Election Eve if you live in House District 71. Be sure to get out and vote tomorrow. A Georgia hunter was shot and killed after being mistaken for a deer. Sweet story of a 5 year old Georgia boy saved by an Indiana State Trooper. This could make 2020 even more interesting. 20 deaths
Enjoy the morning temps, folks. Because the afternoons are the stuff Georgia falls are made of. Have you applied to Georgia’s next U.S. Senator? Here’s who you’d be up against…. Six Georgians, including a former state senator, were served subpoenas for documents this week from a powerful U.S. Senate panel conducting a bipartisan probe into
It may be Monday, but it feels like SEPTEMBER Monday morning where I am. It’ll be 100 degrees in a few hours, but whatever. Also…hope you filled up over the weekend. Dekalb County had to boil water this weekend after they lost power. This whole budget thing is going to be fun to watch. Who’s
Oh, happy morning, fellow Georgians. There are four missing crew members from the capsized Golden Ray cargo ship off the Georgia coast. Dahlonega is bracing for a rally organized by white supremacists. This Georgia man caught a SEVEN HUNDRED POUND alligator in Eufaula. State lawmakers are studying the potential for economic benefits with expanded gambling.
Governor Kemp has ordered a mandatory evacuation of the coast today. Our thoughts and prayers are with those in the path of this storm. You can’t fix stupid… Plant Vogtle is about 80% complete. Consumers are being notified that on Sept. 30, the contract between the state’s largest health insurer, Anthem, and Northeast Georgia Health
Yesterday was pretty nice, depending on which part of the State you live in. I am choosing to believe that fall is on the way…y’all let a girl dream. Georgia attorney killed man after golf ball hit Mercedes, DA says. Yesterday in Dunwoody, a State Senator made the comment of the GOP push for conservative
It’s Monday the 19th, which makes it the day after our favorite Teri Anulewicz’s birthday. Happiest of belated birthdays from all of us here at GAPol. Emory and Georgia Tech are among the South’s Top 15 Schools according to Forbes. West Nile has come to Georgia. We might own Greenland sometime in the future? Y’all.
Only 12 more days until College football! Today’s gonna be a hot one! Y’all stay cool . I’m going to go out on a limb here and say I won’t be staying at the Atlanta Sheraton even when it reopens… Georgia legislators will have the opportunity next year to take guns away from people guilty
Happy Monday! Our hearts and prayers go out to Texas and Ohio. A solider from Georgia was among the heroes in El Paso. Former House Representative Allen Peake had a good day at the golf course on Friday. Senator Mitch McConnell has a fractured shoulder after a fall. A German maker of automotive glass is