Tag Archives: Georgia
Posted on25. Jan, 2013 by Stevie.
A bit of good news came out of Georgia this morning. Saxby Chambliss, the state’s senior Republican senator, announced that he will retire at the end of his term in 2014. For most Americans, this type of news is routine and really doesn’t matter. But, for Georgians it could open up the floodgates to figure [...]
Posted on08. Oct, 2012 by Stevie.
Pay close attention to this post. A major wave of 15 states have voter registration deadlines on Tuesday, October 9. Be sure to share this post to get the information to as many people as possible. Here are the states where you must be registered by the close of business THIS TUESDAY or you will [...]
Posted on11. May, 2012 by Stevie.
Rep. John Lewis (D-Georgia) let his voice be heard loud and clear on the House floor this week. He spoke out against proposed changes in the Voting Rights Act of 1965 that one of his Republican colleagues had up his sleeve. Lewis scolded Rep. Paul Broun (R-Georgia) who wanted to strip funding from Section 5 [...]
Posted on26. Apr, 2012 by Stevie.
Now this clip made me a little hot as I played it. Rep. Phil Gingrey (R-Georgia) took to the radio to throw jabs at President Obama’s campaign strategy. He believes the president is using racially divisive tactics to rally his base and support his re-election. Gingrey’s prime example is the ‘African-Americans for Obama’ group that [...]
Posted on30. Mar, 2012 by Stevie.
This clip makes very little sense to me. Friday morning on MSNBC’s Morning Joe, Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-GA) made an appearance to discuss a few topics. Among them, was the view that the Senate (and Congress as a whole) is getting less accomplished as the years go on. Chambliss admitted that the atmosphere in Congress [...]