Tag Archives: Brian Kemp

Political Notes – It’s official, as Piedmont and Blue Cross finalize new contract

The bitter negotiations between the two healthcare giants are finally resolved . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , Brian Kemp , Piedmont Healthcare , Stacey Abrams , voting machines commission

Kemp, Williams say they’ll sign even tougher bans on abortions

Vows to outdo a new law signed by Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant . . .

Tags: abortion restrictions , Brian Kemp , Michael Williams

Political Notes – Kemp’s first campaign ad focuses on deportation

Kemp keeps pushing the Republican field for governor hard to the right . . .

Tags: adoption bill , Beth Beskin , Brian Kemp , Eagle's Landing , Judson Hill

Kemp: No to Delta, yes to guns & ammo tax break

Candidate for governor joins the Delta Air Lines pile-on . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Delta Air Lines

Political Notes – Tisdale won’t go to jail over her videotaping incident

Citizen journalist Nydia Tisdale will get first offender treatment for her misdemeanor obstruction conviction . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Emory annexation , Nydia Tisdale , Stephen Green

Political Notes — Jeffares resigns early from the state senate

Rick Jeffares resigns early from the Georgia Senate, triggering a special election to replace him . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Larry Walker , Rick Jeffares

Political Notes – Kemp says he’ll sign ‘clean’ adoption bill

If he’s elected governor, Brian Kemp says he’ll sign a revision of the state’s adoption laws that doesn’t discriminate against same-sex couples . . .

Tags: adoption law , Atlanta Civic Center , Brian Kemp , Kasim Reed , Nathan Deal , Nikki Randall , state cyber center

AG’s office won’t represent state election officials anymore

The attorney general’s office will not defend Secretary of State Brian Kemp and other state officials in a lawsuit challenging Georgia’s voting systems . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Chris Carr , voting systems lawsuit

Political Notes — Kemp says he’s ‘in a strong position to win’ as poll shows him 21 points down

Secretary of State Brian Kemp’s own poll shows him at 13 percent among Republican voters compared to Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle at 34 percent . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Casey Cagle , Nathan Deal appointments , Site Selection magazine

Political Notes — Kemp’s big plan is overshadowed by other news

Secretary of State Brian Kemp is caught up in a controversy over the wiping of data from one of the state’s elections computer servers . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Casey Cagle , diseased states , election computer server , Mary Margaret Oliver