Tag Archives: Brian Kemp

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

Political Notes — Who wiped the data from the state’s election server?

There’s a big mystery about who wiped the data from the computer server used in past Georgia elections . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District race , Brian Kemp , election computer lawsuit , Kevin Abel , Martha Gilland , Stan Watson

Political Notes — Wise will leave PSC after delivering one last vote for Vogtle

Stan Wise says he will step down from the Public Service Commission early next year . . .

Tags: ACCG , Brian Kemp , Hunter Hill , MAG , Plant Vogtle , Stan Wise

Political Notes – Albany State’s Dunning will retire

Art Dunning says he will step down in January as the president of Albany State University, which was consolidated with Darton College during his tenure . . .

Tags: Albany State , Art Dunning , Bobby Kaple , Brian Kemp , Georgia Watch , Marc Urbach , Sonny Perdue

Political Notes — Barrow will run for secretary of state

John Barrow, who served five terms in Congress as a “moderate” Democrat, will bring some of that moderation to a run for secretary of state . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Donald Trump , John Barrow , Luther Strange , Roy Moore , Sam Doss , Tom Price

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