Category: Morning Reads

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, 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

Morning Reads for International Men’s Day (November 19)

Good morning, and happy International Men’s Day, an observance in its 20th year today. First celebrated in Trinidad and Tobago, International Men’s Day focuses on positive role models and men’s well-being, particularly men’s health. This year’s theme is “Making a Difference for Men and Boys.” And now, the news: Pat Conroy Aw, shucks. I’ve officially