Tag Archives: Brian Kemp

Political Notes — State prepares for the MLK statue unveiling

The statue of Martin Luther King Jr. will be unveiled for the first time Monday morning during a ceremony on the Capitol grounds . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Martin Luther King statue , Steve Gooch

Political Notes — Georgia is number one?  Not so fast . . .

The folks at Politico poke some holes in the oft-repeated claim that Georgia is the number one state for business . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Casey Cagle , Georgia Chamber , Georgia ranking

Political Notes — Latest attempt to pass Trumpcare in Senate falls apart

The future of Trumpcare, as well as the fate of the Affordable Care Act, is more muddled than ever after Mitch McConnell pulls the plug on the Senate bill . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Brian Kemp , Georgians for a Healthy Future , Stacey Abrams , Trumpcare

Political Notes — Candidates already jumping into insurance commissioner race

Candidates are already lining up to replace Ralph Hudgens as insurance commissioner . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , elections division , insurance commissioner , judicial appointments

Kemp defends handover of voter data to Trump commission

Secretary of State Brian Kemp says an election commission appointed by Donald Trump got the same voter data that’s already publicly available to other groups . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Trump election commission , voter data

Political Notes – Kemp will give personal voter data to feds; other states won’t

Brian Kemp agrees to turn over personal voter data to a controversial voting commission appointed by Donald Trump . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Donald Trump , personal voter data

Political Notes — Handel is sworn in, Ossoff signs off

One final word on the 6th Congressional District race; a North Georgia legislator takes a direct interest in the Atlanta mayor’s race . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , David Ralston , Jeff Mullis , Jon Ossoff , karen handel , Lidl , Mary Norwood , Richard Woods

Political Notes — In the 6th District race, it’s spend and spend some more

There’s no slowdown in the influx of outside money into the 6th Congressional District election . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District runoff , Brian Kemp , David Ralston

Federal lawsuit tries to reopen registration for 6th CD runoff

Federal lawsuit alleges that Secretary of State Brian Kemp is violating federal law by closing off registration for the 6th Congressional District runoff election on March 20 . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , federal lawsuit , voter registation

Political Notes – Georgia settles voting rights suit over ‘Exact Match’ provision

The state of Georgia settles a lawsuit challenging the state’s system for verifying people who register to vote . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , exact match system , Joe Wilkinson , voter registration