Last year Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms signed an executive order barring the city jail from holding any criminal illegal aliens detained by federal Immigration Control Enforcement (ICE) agents.read more
It was only a matter of time really. For the past few sessions, gambling in general and sports betting in particular has been either on the table or right at the edge of the table, ready to be plopped down at the right moment.read more
Even before billionaire Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg got into the Nevada debate and started rising in national polls, Georgia’s Democratic Party has been split over his efforts to buy support, conduct a huge media ad buy and seek Peach State endorsements.read more
While most of the attention of state lawmakers has been on budgets and crunching numbers the past few weeks, a state Representative has filed legislation that would limit the number of patients a nurse can be assigned at one time.read more
Georgia’s voter registration deadline for the upcoming March 24th presidential primary is next Monday, February 24th. The state’s other primaries, including for the state legislature, congress, and (as of now) one U.S. Senate seat, will take place later on May 19th.read more
The House Appropriations Committee is slated to take an early morning vote today on the amended FY20 budget after hearing recommendations from at least five sub-committees.read more
The General Assembly picks back up this week after a break to focus on the budget process this year. There are still a number of other issues on the table this year besides the budget.read more
Prior to the 2020 legislative session, Senate leaders teamed with Lt. Governor Geoff Duncan in a commitment to reform the state’s foster care system.read more
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On Jan, 6, 2020, 92-year-old Maria Fuentes, who had immigrated to the U.S. lawfully in the 1960’s, was allegedly raped and murdered by Reeaz Khan, a 21-year-old illegal alien in New York City. This unbearable tragedy was entirely preventable.
During President Trump’s State of the Union address last week, the President called on Congress to adopt a school choice program to give 1 million students a chance to attend a school other than the one assigned to them by their address. The vast majority of...
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