Author: Theresa Garcia Robertson

Morning Reads for Monday, September 28, 2020

Happy Monday and here’s to actual fall coming later this week! With the exception of a Supreme Court Nominee, the weekend was a fairly quiet one. The six political states of Georgia COVID-19 test results that triggered Georgia State-Charlotte postponement read incorrectly Lawmakers call for shutdown of Georgia detention site due to alleged unnecessary surgeries

Poll: Georgians back microgrants for kids learning virtually

From a press release: In a statewide poll of likely general election voters in Georgia, parents of school age children said virtual learning had imposed significant costs on their families, and an overwhelming majority of Georgians expressed support for the state providing microgrants from federal stimulus dollars to offset this cost. “The move to virtual

Morning Reads for Monday, September 21, 2020

Happy National Clean Energy Week! Is it still illegal to buy medical marijuana in Georgia? Fulton County works to avoid another vote debacle Georgia basketball legend, former state legislator dies at 92 Georgia communities grapple with rising food insecurity rates Georgia job market recovery slows; jobless rate dips to 7.6% Georgia State President shares why

Morning Reads for Monday, August 31, 2020

It’s the last Monday of August with only 9 Mondays until Election Day and 16 Mondays until Christmas. You’re welcome. Georgia island adds maritime forest to protected acreage New protocols for Georgia absentee ballots Sen. Kelly Loeffler making a stop in Savannah on her ’All About Georgia’ tour Georgia Research Alliance names new president –