Stacey Abrams, Dems rally around pastor in burgeoning Georgia Senate race
Rev. Raphael Warnock, the senior pastor at Atlanta’s historic Ebenezer Baptist Church, announced Thursday he is running for Senate in Georgia and received an immediate… READ MORE
Georgia voter check-in tablets no longer use default ‘1234’ password, officials say
Passwords on Georgia’s new voter check-in machines have been changed from their default of “1234,” according to state election officials.
The secretary of state’s office… READ MORE
New York City’s homeless sent to Marietta, other cities in Ga.
A New York City program that relocates its homeless to other cities around the country is drawing fire from Marietta leaders who say they learned… READ MORE
Georgia governor picks political newcomer for U.S. Senate
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s Republican governor announced Wednesday that he will appoint a wealthy businesswoman to the U.S. Senate, flouting President Donald Trump and highlighting… READ MORE
Ossoff to run for US Senate in Georgia
Former congressional candidate Jon Ossoff said he will challenge Republican U.S. Sen. David Perdue and “mount a ruthless assault on corruption in our political system”… READ MORE
Democrats see golden opportunity to take Georgia Senate seat
Democrats are feeling bullish about their chances to win a Senate seat in Georgia in the wake of GOP Sen. Johnny Isakson’s decision to retire.… READ MORE
Georgia state Rep. Erica Thomas backtracks on racism accusations
Georgia state Rep. Erica Thomas, who asserted in a tearful Facebook post that a white man at a Publix grocery store told her to “Go… READ MORE
Gov. Brian Kemp vetoes bill requiring elementary schools to have recess every day
Georgia lawmakers’ attempt to get kids some daily exercise on school playgrounds has been shut down by Gov. Brian Kemp.
Despite research that suggests children… READ MORE
‘Heartbeat’ abortion bans advance in South, Midwest: ‘For pro-life folks, these are huge victories’
If a new Mississippi law survives a court challenge, it will be nearly impossible for most pregnant women to get an abortion there.
Or, potentially,… READ MORE
Gov. Kemp to sign ‘Heartbeat Bill’ into law Tuesday morning
ATLANTA – Gov. Brian Kemp will sign the controversial ‘heartbeat bill’ into law Tuesday morning, the governor’s office confirmed to Channel 2 Action News.
The… READ MORE