Politics

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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 Dr. 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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Amanda Cooper
April 24, 2018 - 10:46 am
Neo-Nazis exercised their first and second amendment rights in Greenville Street Park in Newnan Georgia. Video of Neo Nazi Rally in Newnan Georgia Members of the National Socialist Movement, a white nationalist organization that has been labeled a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center,...
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Amanda Cooper
April 19, 2018 - 4:57 pm
As we see a rise of protest movements and rallies surging all over the country, there is no better time to vote then now. In Georgia, the general primary and nonpartisan general election is May 22nd and will include key Republican and Democratic races for Governor, Lieutenant Governor, Congress,...
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Maria Boynton
April 18, 2018 - 5:15 pm
Former Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is apparently working to produce documents that have been requested by federal prosecutors. It was January 2017 when I asked then-Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed what, if any role, he played in the ongoing cash-for-contracts federal investigation, he told me "the role I...
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Amanda Cooper
April 17, 2018 - 8:15 pm
The national flag is at half-staff as the nation mourns the loss of Former First Lady Barbara Bush. She passed away today surrounded by close family and friends at her home in Houston TX. On Sunday, Bush family spokesman Jim McGrath issued a statement regarding her failing health as the family...
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Amanda Cooper
April 17, 2018 - 5:26 pm
Barbara Bush is more than the former first lady; she is a loving mother, devoted wife, and nurturing grandmother. Her spirit of dignity, class, and strength and have been exhibited during her husband and son's two terms as president respectively. Over the span of years, she has been treated for...
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Maria Boynton
April 16, 2018 - 12:51 pm
Stockbridge city officials are urging residents and supporters to attend a town hall meeting tonight. The meeting is to address the controversial proposal, which passed the just-completed session of the Georgia General Assembly, that would split the City of Stockbridge. It would create the new City...
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