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Trump’s latest statement may show the authoritarian Republicans have lost their last best hope for power

I want to share a thought with you. It may sound strange. It’s that the 2020 presidential election may have been the Republican Party’s best and last shot of an authoritarian takeover of the country. Now that it has failed, now that a majority of the American people understands what’s going on and what’s at stake, everything we are seeing now, no matter how scary it is, is a slow unwinding of an all-but-spent threat.

Georgia News

Cobb County’s COVID-19 emergency declaration has been extended

Cobb County Board of Commissioners Chairwoman Lisa Cupid signed a second extension of the county’s Declaration of Emergency today concerning the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.  The extension will allow upcoming public meetings to be held virtually, keep the county’s emergency operations plan in place, and continues to encourage residents to get vaccinated and take precautions in public. […] The post Cobb County’s COVID-19 emergency declaration has been extended appeared on The Georgia Sun. The Georgia Sun Read

Georgia News

Reporter’s Notebook: Georgia State receives $5 million to research brain development

In Atlanta, cars are king. Some folks are looking to change that, though.  The Atlanta City Council is considering legislation that would make a three-mile stretch of Peachtree Street car-free on Sunday afternoons. If approved, the ordinance would go into effect in September 2022. Would you support making some of the city’s streets more pedestrian- The post Reporter’s Notebook: Georgia State receives $5 million to research brain development appeared first on SaportaReport. SaportaReport Read More

Progressive News

Republicans are ‘privately frustrated’ that Trump won’t shut up about 2020 election: CNN reporter

CNN reporter Melanie Zanona on Thursday revealed that GOP lawmakers are privately getting fed up with former President Donald Trump refusing to shut up about the 2020 election. In fact, she said, Republicans were particularly annoyed when Trump issued a veiled threat that his supporters wouldn’t vote in 2022 and 2024 if the GOP didn’t make investigating the 2020 election their top priority. “Republicans are privately frustrated that Trump keeps trying to rehash the 2020

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Democrats can use Trump’s own words to blow up the GOP’s 2022 campaign: Dem strategist

Democrats have a unique opportunity to use Donald Trump’s own words to depress GOP turnout, according to the strategist who successfully managed Barack Obama’s 2008 campaign. MSNBC anchor Nicolle Wallace on Thursday interviewed David Plouffe about November’s gubernatorial race in Virginia, which is widely viewed as a bell-weather for the 2022 midterm elections. “The first major election to take place during the Biden presidency is now just a few weeks away. The Virginia governor’s race

Atlanta Daily World

Society of Certified Insurance Counselors Honors Ronald S. Thomas

Society of Certified Insurance Counselors Honors Ronald S. Thomas For 35 Years of Dedicated Leadership and Professional Development. Ronald S. Thomas, CIC of RS Thomas Training Associates, Inc., Atlanta, Georgia was recently recognized for professional leadership and advanced knowledge by the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors. Mr. Ronald S. Thomas was awarded a certificate of achievement … Continued The post Society of Certified Insurance Counselors Honors Ronald S. Thomas appeared first on Atlanta Daily World. Atlanta