Tag Archives: Ben Harbin

Moore is knocked off the ballot in Ga. Senate election

Angela Moore is ruled ineligible to run in the special election to replace Ron Ramsey in the Georgia Senate . . .

Tags: Angela Moore , Ben Harbin , Brian Kemp , Columbia County , Senate District 43 , Special Election

Special elections called to replace legislators Harbin, Ramsey

Special elections will be held Nov. 3 to elect replacements for resigned legislators Ben Harbin and Ron Ramsey . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , Ron Ramsey , special elections

There’s no election for Harbin’s seat yet, but candidates are ready

Another special election is on the horizon in Columbia County to replace veteran House member Ben Harbin, and there’s no shortage of potential candidates . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , special legislative elections

Political Notes – Doesn’t anybody want to serve anymore?

Ben Harbin and Barbara Sims are the latest legislators to announce they will leave office, joining a large number of their colleagues . . .

Tags: Barbara Sims , Ben Harbin , gay marriages , Georgia legislators , GMA president , recreational marijuana , Sam Olens

Harbin will step down after 20 years in the Georgia House

Veteran legislator Ben Harbin will resign from the Georgia House to go to work for a prominent lobbying firm . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , Southern Strategy Group

Tesla crashes the dealers’ party; Uber and Lyft are flagged down

The General Assembly was able to settle industry feuds involving the automaker Tesla and the ride-share services Uber and Lyft . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , auto dealerships , Ben Harbin , Don Parsons , Rich Golick , ride-share services , taxi companies , Tesla

Lawmakers will have to sort out conflicting EV measures

Georgia legislators are getting conflicting and contradictory messages about the future of electric vehicles . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , Chuck Martin , Don Parsons , electric vehicles , GADA , tax credits , Tesla , vehicle charging stations

Future looks dark for electric vehicle tax credit

Georgia’s tax credit for the purchase of electric vehicles may get unplugged in this legislative session . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , Chuck Martin , electric vehicles , tax credit

Political Notes – Obama’s Georgia judicial candidates raise some static

Objections are raised to some of President Obama’s proposed nominees for federal court judgeships in Georgia . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , Bill Hardman , federal court judges , Mark Cohen , Mike Boggs , music industry committee , Nathan Deal , President Obama

Ralston names music industry study committee

House Speaker David Ralston appoints a study committee to look for ways that the state can grow the music industry . . .

Tags: Ben Harbin , David Ralston , Georgia music industry , study committee