Governor Brian Kemp

GA Governor Brian Kemp is suing the City of Atlanta and City Council over mask mandate
(Photo Credit: Georgia Governor's Office)
Maria Boynton
July 16, 2020 - 7:00 pm
Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms said earlier Thursday that she “is not afraid of the city being sued” over the matter of her mandate that masks be worn in the city. That apparently is exactly what has happened.
Read More
National Guard
USA Today
WAOK Staff
May 31, 2020 - 11:29 am
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp, signed and executive order authorizing the deployment of up to 3,000 national guard troops statewide.
Read More
atlanta
WAOK Staff
May 30, 2020 - 7:21 pm
City of Atlanta institutes 9 p.m. curfew
Read More
Ahmaud Arbrey, a 25 year old black man, was unarmed when he was shot and killed in Brunswick, Georgia on February 23 after being confronted by the 2 white men.
(Photo Credit: Family)
Maria Boynton
May 12, 2020 - 6:50 pm
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp has again mentioned publicly the death of Ahmaud Arbery. As he did during last Thursday’s COVID-19 Update, Governor Kemp started the news conference with an update on the Arbery case.
Read More
Councilman Antonio Brown
Sourced through Facebook
The Rashad Richey Morning Show
April 23, 2020 - 2:14 pm
ATL Councilman Antonio Brown Leads Fight To Bring Covid-19 Testing To Minority Communities
Read More
sign about social distancing
Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images
WAOK Staff
April 01, 2020 - 8:12 pm
Governor Brian Kemp will sign an executive order forcing the state of Georgia to shelter in place.
Read More
Paul Duke STEM High School
Paras Griffin/Getty Images
WAOK Staff
April 01, 2020 - 8:02 pm
Georgia Governor Brian Kemp announced Wednesday that he was closing K-12 public schools in the state for the remained of the academic year.
Read More