Politics

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Maria Boynton
May 18, 2018 - 11:28 am
Lawyers for the City of Stockbridge have filed a lawsuit in Henry County Superior Court. They are seeking an injunction on the November referendum to create a new city of Eagle's Landing. Leading the legal team are former Georgia Attorney General Mike Bowers and Attorney Bob Wilson. They call the...
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Amanda Cooper
May 15, 2018 - 8:21 pm
Early voting for the May 22nd primary election has already begun, and it is crucial that voters are educated about the three essential “W’s” (Who, Where and What) of voting. WHO are the candidates running for election in my district? Most people know the candidates for the more prominent state...
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ASSOCIATED PRESS
May 14, 2018 - 6:13 pm
Two Democrats Vie to Become Georgia's First Woman Governor. One spent much of her childhood in trailers, raised by her mother, college made possible partly by a lottery scholarship and other grants. Photo Credit: Bob Andres/ASSOCIATED PRESS The other grew up in a working-class, African-American...
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Maria Boynton
May 11, 2018 - 9:22 pm
A police officer has resigned after video surfaced of his mistreatment of a grandmother during a traffic stop. He is seen yelling at 65 year old Rose Campbell 'Shut the f*** up and get out of the car!' The now-former officer is identified as James Legg. In the dashcam video, Campbell is seen and...
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Amanda Cooper
May 10, 2018 - 7:46 pm
Violent crime victims and advocates are celebrating a milestone. Recently, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal signed a bill to implement legislation that would approve constitutional rights for crime victims. Currently, Georgia is 1 of 15 states in the United States that does not have a constitutional...
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Real Talk With Rashad Richey
April 27, 2018 - 12:10 pm
The first Black lives Matter organizer to be elected to public office, Khalid Kamau, drops by Real Talk With Rashad Richey to discuss what his city, South Fulton, is doing to increase economic awareness and opportunities.
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Maria Boynton
April 24, 2018 - 6:53 pm
Atlanta City Council President Felicia Moore says "I'm sad for the city, and for what we're going through." Moore is referring to reports, by Atlanta television station Fox 5, that former Mayor Kasim Reed paid out more than $500,000 in bonuses and contest winnings during his last year in office. As...
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Amanda Cooper
April 24, 2018 - 4:55 pm
Former Mayor Kasim Reed is under fire again. This time he is being investigated for giving away over half a million dollars end of the year bonuses and contest give-a-ways at the annual employee Christmas party. FOX 5 reported that the bonuses ranged from $5,000 to 15,000 dollars per employee and...
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