Politics

The Georgia Legislature has passed a hate crimes law
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Maria Boynton
June 23, 2020 - 8:33 pm
The State of Georgia is a signature away from having a hate crimes law.
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RADIO.COM Staff
June 22, 2020 - 12:23 pm
Even though the President continues to claim that an increase in mail-in ballots will lead to a “rigged election,” local elections commissioners from both parties say they have no such concerns. “No,” said Republican Elections Commissioner Ralph Mohr when asked if he’s worried about any fraud with...
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GA NAACP President James Woodall says the state "needs a more respectable General Assembly"
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Maria Boynton
June 20, 2020 - 10:22 pm
The President of the Georgia NAACP says he is “troubled and disturbed by the level of racism that continues in this state.”
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Joyette Holmes is the first black and female to serve as District Attorney in Cobb County, Georgia
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Maria Boynton
June 20, 2020 - 7:24 pm
Cobb County District Attorney Joyette Holmes says in an exclusive interview with V103/WAOK’s Maria Boynton that “it’s time to act.”
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DA Paul Howard
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The Rashad Richey Morning Show
June 18, 2020 - 11:56 am
Fulton DA Paul Howard obtained arrest warrants for 2 Atlanta police officers in connection to the killing death of Rayshard Brooks.
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Councilman Antonio Brown
Rashad Richey
The Rashad Richey Morning Show
June 17, 2020 - 11:03 am
Atlanta Councilman Antonio Brown alks with Dr. Rashad Richey about his goals to implement community policing.
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Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says that she is making changes to use of force policies and is calling for a comprehensive look at how we police in Atlanta
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Maria Boynton
June 16, 2020 - 4:15 pm
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms says “we are taking a top to bottom review of how we police in Atlanta.” As a follow up to Monday’s announcement, Tuesday Bottoms released details of the Executive Orders she has signed.
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Rayshard Brooks (r) is shown in undated photo with wife Tomika Miller.
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Maria Boynton
June 16, 2020 - 3:27 pm
The funeral for Rayshard Brooks, the black man shot and killed last Friday by Atlanta police, is scheduled for next week in Atlanta.
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