Tag Archives: Brian Robinson

Political Notes – King abdicates director’s post at ACCG

Ross King is out as the executive director of Association County Commissioners of Georgia (ACCG) . . .

Tags: ACCG , Brian Robinson , Georgia Republican Party , Ross King , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes – Ga. congressmen grumble, but the budget deal moves

Despite the opposition of Georgia’s Republican members, the budget deal is passed by the U.S. House and heads over to the Senate . . .

Tags: Brian Robinson , Buddy Carter , budget deal , Georgia Chamber , Georgia congressional delegation , healthcare access study , IRS impeachment

Political Notes – It all kicks off this week in the run for president

The real primary season for the presidency will be launched this week with the Fox debates televised from Cleveland . . .

Tags: Brian Robinson , Fox debates , health insurance consolidation , John Oxendine , Nathan Deal , Republican candidates

Should the AJC practice what it preaches on transparency and disclosure?

The owners of Georgia’s largest newspaper have made substantial contributions to Sen. Jason Carter in the governor’s race — but that hasn’t been reported in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution . . .

Tags: Anne Cox Chambers , Atlanta Journal-Constitution , Brian Robinson , campaign contributions , Cox Enterprises , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , Kevin Riley , newspaper disclaimers , William Perry

Deal’s spokesman launches Twitter attack on AJC

Gov. Nathan Deal’s media spokesman, Brian Robinson, engages in a war of words with AJC columnist Jay Bookman over a recent governor’s race poll . . .

Tags: AJC poll , Brian Robinson , governor\'s race , Jay Bookman

Political Notes – Some pushback on immigration panel appointment

Gov. Nathan Deal is still getting some heat over his controversial appointment of anti-immigration lobbyist Phil Kent to the state’s immigration review board; a candidate for the Legislature has some unpaid tax issues . . .

Tags: Brian Robinson , Doug Richards , immigration , Nathan Deal , Phil Kent , Robert Lamutt

Deal names two key staffers

Brian Robinson and Michael Shaffer will be two of governor-elect Nathan Deal’s key staffers . . .

Tags: Brian Robinson , Michael Shaffer , Nathan Deal