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Legislative Recap: Week Eight

Legislative Recap: Week Eight

Legislative Recap: Week Eight  |  Rep. Josh Clark Thursday, March 7th marked the 30th legislative day of the 2013 session. Known as “Crossover Day,” this critical point in the session…

Miles Appointed to Magistrate Court

Miles Appointed to Magistrate Court

MILES APPOINTED TO MAGISTRATE COURT (Lawrenceville, Ga., Feb. 21, 2013) – Chief Magistrate Kristina Hammer Blum announced today that Rodney “Keith” Miles has been selected as a full-time Magistrate Judge….

How They Voted

How They Voted

How They Voted The U.S. Chamber ranks members of Congress for key business votes, set out in its annual publication, How They Voted.  Votes included in the rankings are Chamber-designated…

With all its flaws, regional T-SPLOST still needed

With all its flaws, regional T-SPLOST still needed

With all its flaws, regional T-SPLOST still needed Jay Bookman, Atlanta Journal-Constitution <a href=”http://clicks.beap.ad.yieldmanager.net/c/YnY9MS4wLjAmYnM9KDE0dGNnMWRlOShnaWQkMmEyMDU5YWUtOTQ1ZS0xMWUxLWI0NzMtZGIyZTM2YzgwNGM3LHN0JDEzMzU5NjY3OTUyNDE3Nzgsc2kkNzQ1NTUxLHYkMS4wLGFpZCRXWGlyVDJLSVZTWS0sY3QkMjUseWJ4JEZLWmYueHNSWjJlblc1MDFaa25RbVEsciQyLGlkJG5vc2NyaXB0LHJkJDExcnZqMDh2Zykp/0/*http://bridgepages.cmgdigital.com/12000s/12633_schlotzskys/” target=”_blank”><img src=”http://ads.yldmgrimg.net/apex/mediastore/db16d845-9897-4768-8983-9f14087a104b” width=”728″ height=”90″ border=” The Georgia chapter of the Sierra Club released its assessment of…

Senate Passes Transportation Bill

Senate Passes Transportation Bill

Senate Passes Transportation Bill House must choose this two-year bill or its own five-year version The Senate passed a two-year surface transportation reauthorization bill Wednesday, leaving the House the choice…

Transportation Update

Transportation Update

Transportation Update Our country has a major opportunity before it, with Congress currently debating legislation that would ensure future funding for the construction and upkeep of the America’s transportation systems….

Primary Voting Begins February 13

Primary Voting Begins February 13

Primary Voting Starts February 13 In-person voting starts Febraury 13 for the March 6 presidential preference primary.Gwinnett’s ballot includes Sunday Alcohol Sales for unincorporated Gwinnett. CLICK HERE for a Gwinnett County Sample…

USA TODAY Candidate Match Game

USA TODAY Candidate Match Game

USA TODAY researched candidate positions on taxes, health care, and a range of top issues. They then devised issue statements that help differentiate the candidates and their stances. As you…