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New ARC public comment policy falls short
Last Wednesday, 12 private citizens addressed the Atlanta Regional Commission about the adoption of a more friendly public comment policy at the monthly board meetings. For some on the board, the c...
October 01, 2014 10:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fiftieth wedding anniversary brings happy memories
It was so nice to be in on the secret that Rob and John Logan were planning to surprise their parents, Margaret and Robert, with a celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary. They needed their d...
September 30, 2014 09:03 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Dooley’s players need to ensure stadium will ... carry his legacy
Last Saturday while the Bulldog nation sweated out a 35-32 victory over the Tennessee Volunteers that should not have been as hard as our scholar-athletes made it, former head football coach and at...
September 30, 2014 09:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cultural potpourri: Some peripheral issues that matter
Occasionally, issues pop up that appear to be peripheral but are actually important. If an issue doesn’t directly touch economics or our security, we tend to file it in the back of our minds. Here ...
September 27, 2014 09:19 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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The contest for control of the Senate: Term limits
“The legislative department is everywhere ... drawing all power into its impetuous vortex.” — James Madison, Federalist 48 Unfortunately, Congress’ vortex now spins the other way, throwing off powe...
October 01, 2014 10:56 PM | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Georgia Voices: Kemp misfired on vote-fraud allegations
Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp embarrassed himself over public allegations he recently made concerning widespread voter fraud. Earlier this month, the Republican office-holder told an Atlant...
September 30, 2014 09:00 PM | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Bordering on victory: Immigration a winning issue
Everyone is on tenterhooks wondering what the Republicans’ national strategy for the November elections will be. Shouldn’t they be thinking of that soon? The GOP desperately needs a “wave” election...
September 27, 2014 09:17 PM | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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‘A’ is for agitation: What’s really going on in Jefferson’s schools
There’s a big battle brewing in the Jefferson County, Colo., school system. The manufactured controversy over a proposed curriculum review is generating national headlines. But the fight is not abo...
September 26, 2014 11:54 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Libertarian, medical marijuana could decide ... a hot florida race
Just last year, it looked like former-Republican-governor-turned-independent-turned-Democrat Charlie Crist was a cinch to defeat incumbent GOP Gov. Rick Scott in his re-election bid. But with Elect...
September 26, 2014 11:52 PM | 1 1 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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National Voices: The People’s March against common sense
Climate protesters descended upon Manhattan on Sunday to vent their frustrations about a world they don’t understand. On display at the People’s Climate March were ideology and idealism conspiring ...
September 25, 2014 08:01 PM | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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