Category: People of GaPol

Happy Birthday Stefan!

Exciting news to bring you on Stefan Turkheimer’s birthday.  He’s apparently decided to expand over coverage of Georgia politics to make us whole and complete.  Per Facebook, here’s a picture of Stefan and his much better half Emma today in Georgia.  Tblisi, Georgia: This should tell you about Stefan’s commitment to make our coverage complete.

DFCS Isn’t A Four-Letter Word Anymore

Bobby Cagle is retiring as the head of Georgia’s Department of Family and Child Services. He’s penned the following Op-Ed to discuss the agency that he’s handing over to new leadership. Four years ago, Georgia DFCS was in a state of crisis. For months, headlines blared the agency’s deficiencies at the time: seemingly unending backlogs

Randy Evans Nominated As Ambassador To Luxembourg

Long time GOP stalwart James Randolph “Randy” Evans will be nominated as the new Ambassador to Luxembourg.  Per the White House: James Randolph Evans of Georgia to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. Mr. Evans is a distinguished attorney, author and public servant. He

Deal Names Nunn To Head DCA; Ryan Over Administrative Services; Noggle To Run Student Finance Commission

With the departure of Camilla Knowles at the Department of Community Affairs, some changes in the state’s organizational chart were in order. Governor Deal has announced three appointments today: Christopher Nunn will lead the Department of Community Affairs, moving over from the Department of Administrative Services. Shawn Ryan will leave his post at the Georgia

Happy Birthday, Charlie

It’s our gracious host and publisher’s birthday.  He’ll be celebrating in DC today as he watches the lady from Georgia’s 6th district take the oath of office to become Congresswoman Karen Handel (R-GA-06). It’s been an eventful year for him, and I don’t think anyone deserves a celebratory birthday pint than Charlie Harper.  For our