Tag Archives: Atlanta cheating scandal

Political Notes – If Congress passes immigration bill, some lives will change

A federal immigration reform law could preempt Georgia’s state laws restricting undocumented immigrants — which would be a blow to anti-immigration activists here . . .

Tags: Atlanta cheating scandal , Beverly Hall , D. A. King , immigration reform , Johnny Isakson , MACOC , Nathan Deal , Phil Kent , Sam Williams

Political Notes – Atlanta cheating prosecutions could occur in Douglas County

The Atlanta school district does not overlap with any part of Douglas County, but that’s where there could be some prosecutions of those alleged to be part of the standardized test cheating scandal . . .

Tags: African Americans , Alabama bribery case , Atlanta cheating scandal , casinos , David McDade , Douglas County , Georgia farm labor shortage , Jay Walker , Tim Pawlenty

Political Notes – Tennessee water proposal has ‘possibilities,’ Deal says

Gov. Nathan Deal says there might be something to the proposal to build a rail link between Atlanta and Chattanooga in return for possible access to the water in the Tennessee River . . .

Tags: Atlanta cheating scandal , Chattanooga rail link , Nathan Deal , Savannah port dredging , Tennessee River , water