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Thanks, Governor Deal. My Colleague Won't Have to Buy That Bulletproof Vest Now.

John A. Tures | Posted 05.04.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

"Still grading?" I asked my colleague, a professor at a Georgia college, as she carefully viewed her laptop a few weeks ago. "I'm finished with that," she told me. "Now I'm pricing bulletproof vests." She had good reason to do so.

Evangelical Christians On a Faith Journey to Supporting LGBTQ Equality

David W. Key, Sr. | Posted 04.12.2016 | Religion
David W. Key, Sr.

While political pundits want you to believe that he succumbed to pressure from the business community by vetoing the anti-LGBTQ bill, HB 757, the truth is that he upheld the core values that millions of Evangelical Christians hold closely.

Georgia's GOP Governor Gives Inaugural Address Worthy of a Democrat

John A. Tures | Posted 03.17.2015 | Politics
John A. Tures

On a rainy day in Atlanta, Georgia's Republican Governor Nathan Deal and the audience had to move indoors from the Liberty Plaza to the State Capitol. One would think he also moved political parties, giving an Inaugural Address that a Democrat could have just as easily delivered.

Nathan Deal Wins Georgia Governor Race

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 11.04.2014 | Politics

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal (R) defeated Democrat Jason Carter in Tuesday's hotly contested gubernatorial race. Deal, who was first elected in 2011, f...

Nathan Deal Just Invited His Dem Challenger To His Fundraiser Because Why Not

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 09.04.2014 | Politics

Jason Carter, Democratic candidate for governor of Georgia, probably wasn't expecting friendly correspondence from incumbent Gov. Nathan Deal when he ...

GOP Hits Dem Gubernatorial Candidate For Wanting To Do Something Most Georgians Also Want

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.29.2014 | Politics

Republicans looking to boost one of their incumbents, Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, are making a calculation that they can tarnish his Democratic opponent...

Georgia Governor Pitches New Plan For Medical Marijuana

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2014 | Politics

By David Beasley ATLANTA, April 10 (Reuters) - Georgia Governor Nathan Deal is working on a way to legalize medical marijuana for trea...

Samantha Lachman

Dozens Arrested In 'Moral Monday' Protest In Atlanta

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.19.2014 | Politics

Thirty-nine people were arrested at the Georgia state capitol in Atlanta Tuesday as a coalition of organizations under the "Moral Mondays" banner urge...

An Open Letter to Governor Nathan Deal

Alisha L. Gordon | Posted 03.17.2014 | Education
Alisha L. Gordon

Since 2003, the state of Georgia has underfunded education every year by 1 billion dollars. Yes, for over the last decade or so, school districts have received less money to educate students while the number of children who are entering the school systems have increased.

Georgia Gov Signs New Abortion Restrictions

Reuters | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

(Corrects Arizona law to 20 weeks from 18 weeks, paragraph 11; fixes headline) By David Beasley ATLANTA, May 1 (Reuters...

New Governor: Jailing Drug Addicts Is 'Draining To Our State'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Newly-elected Georgia Governor Nathan Deal (R) announced Monday in his inaugural address that putting drug addicts and abusers in jail was placing an ...