House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams (D-Atlanta) talks about Gov. Nathan Deal’s education “reform” proposals: “the state should not invest in private schools with public money.”
“The leader of the group Better Georgia which collected more than 4500 signatures on a petition to remove the symbol said, quote, state sanctioned bigotry is simply unacceptable and anything short of removing the confederate flag entirely from license plates is not a step forward for Georgia.” Watch more Better Georgia videos.
“Critics of the Confederate battle emblem are already voicing concerns. the leader of the group Better Georgia which collected more than 4500 signatures on a petition to remove the symbol said, quote, state sanctioned bigotry is simply unacceptable and anything short of removing the Confederate flag entirely from license plates is not a step forward… [Read More]
Better Georgia’s communication director Brandon Hanick sat down with The Athens Banner-Herald’s Andrew Shearer to talk about Cause + Effect, the new Georgia progressive film festival hosted by Alliance for a Better Georgia. Here’s what they had to say about the Georgia issues-based film festival, documentary filmmaking and the Athens art scene.
Conservatives Dick Williams and Phil Kent debate Jeff Dickerson and Alexis Scott over the meaning of the Confederate flag. During the debate, Gov. Nathan Deal-appointee Phil Kent says, “If some global warming activist marches in to Exxon Mobile and shoots up the place, does that mean that you’re wrong about global warming?” Kent goes on… [Read More]
If we told you Gov. Deal wants to appoint a failed politician who has been disbarred by the State Bar of Georgia for depositing $30,000 intended for an injured child into his own coffers, there is no doubt you would know this is wrong. Well, it’s just as wrong when Mayor Kasim Reed is the… [Read More]
$679 Million. Do you have that much cash on hand? Probably not. Most of us don’t. But, according to a transcript of their most recent call with investors, Gov. Deal’s buddies at Copart, Inc. do. Copart, Inc. ended their quarter with $679 million in cash. One investor asked “how that cash would be likely to… [Read More]
When I was growing up, I remember my father telling me, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” I remember thinking, “That’s not fair. It’s not the way things should be.” And I still believe that the rules should be the same for all of us. Don’t you? But the truth is, that… [Read More]
Investigative reporter Brendan Keefe, with 11Alive, went to Savannah to find out how Georgia lawmakers create legislation in back rooms. But even we were surprised to find out how far our lawmakers will go to keep the public in the dark. Keefe’s undercover report exposes — on video — a level of corruption that we’ve… [Read More]
Sen. McKoon’s right-to-hate bill is going to pass unless Speaker Ralston stops it. CALL SPEAKER DAVID RALSTON AT (404) 656-5020 and tell him to kill this dangerous hate bill. Yesterday lawmakers debating the so-called religious “freedom” bill rejected changes to include anti-discrimination language and restored the most controversial sections of the original proposal. These lawmakers… [Read More]