This week’s Courier Herald column: It’s not about Donald Trump. Let me repeat that less the opening not be clear enough. The 2022 mid-term elections, both the primary and the general, are not about Donald Trump. My friends in the news media, stuck on their own narrative since 2016, have already concluded this is wrong.
This week’s Courier Herald column: At least we’re fighting. It’s all we seem to know how to do these days. The fights of each party take on different tones and use different weapons. Today’s focus is the fighting nature of Georgia “conservatives”. Air quotes are used because the word seems to have as many meanings
This week’s Courier Herald column: In the quiet early hours of Sunday December 5th, former Senator Bob Dole passed away in his sleep. It’s quite the contrast from the morning of April 14th, 1945, when then Second Lieutenant Dole remained critically wounded on a mountainside in northern Italy for ten hours before being rescued. Dole
Former Senator David Perdue apparently talked himself into challenging Governor Brian Kemp in next year’s Republican gubernatorial primary. He quickly earned former President Donald Trump’s enthusiastic support and another interesting lap dog: former Ambassador Randy Evans. Ambassador Evans quickly took to social media bemoaning the harsh critique of Senator Perdue’s ego trip by Governor Kemp
The Second District Republican Party of Georgia will be hosting the South Georgia Republican Rally and Low Country Boil on Saturday, October 23, 2021 at C&C Growers in Pelham, GA. Doors open at 4:30 PM with the program beginning at 5:00 PM. The rally is in support of Georgia’s Republican Candidates with music by the
I was enjoying time away in Louisville, KY while former President Donald Trump made a stop in Perry, GA on his sour grapes tour. President Trump continued his feud with our elected Republican officials who have chosen to follow the law rather than the demands of the Cult of Trump. His displeasure with Governor Brian
We got this press release from the Floyd County Republican Party August Rally, formerly the Rally at the Tillman Hanger, that will take place on August 7th: The largest GOP Rally in the State of Georgia returns August 7,2021. Formerly known as Floyd County GOP Rally at the Hangar, we will host the event at
Today is the day for Republicans across Georgia to gavel in their congressional district conventions. I’m up here in my stomping grounds of Georgia’s 14th district. I’m sure it will be an interesting convention. Consider this an open thread.
There was strong speculation that Doug Collins would run for either the U.S. Senate or Governor in 2022. He announced on Facebook a few minutes ago that he will not run for office in 2022. With Florida resident and former US President Donald Trump sticking his fingers in the Georgia Republican pie, speculation could be
I was a fly on the wall at the Gwinnett Republican Convention this year. I was working registration and credentials this year, so I didn’t get to listen in on a lot of what was happening on the floor. The parts I did see were a bit concerning to me. The Party of Trump has