Tag Archives: Brooks Coleman

Political Notes – Ossoff won’t run again in 6th Congressional District

There will not be a rematch with Republican Congresswoman Karen Handel . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Jon Ossoff , Laura McCarty , Sam Olens

Political Notes — Clinton campaign moves into Georgia, Arizona

Hillary Clinton will move some campaign resources into Republican-leaning states Georgia and Arizona, opening up new fronts in the battle for the presidency . . .

Tags: battleground states , Brooks Coleman , child molestation , Cobb County Republican Party , Hillary Clinton , Joe Dendy

Political Notes – Kingston will chair Republican Party Foundation

Former congressman Jack Kingston will lead Republican Party fundraising efforts in 2016 . . .

Tags: Allen O'Neal , Brooks Coleman , Dwayne Orrick , Gerogia GOP , Jack Kingston , Juvenile Justice , Nathan Deal

GHSA is reclassifying the high schools – and lawmakers are watching

Legislators discuss the reclassification of high school athletic teams with representatives of the GHSA . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Charlie Bethel , GHSA , high school recruiting , Jeff Mullis , John Meadows , reclassification

Deal signs bill allowing former students to get diplomas

Students who failed a portion of the graduation exam but met all other academic requirements can petition their local school board to get a diploma . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , diploma , high school graduation test , Will Schofield

Political Notes: You may be able to get that missing diploma

Georgia lawmakers could make it possible for people who failed part of the graduation exam to get a high school diploma after all . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Carolyn Hugley , David Perdue , graduation exam , high school diploma , Johnny Isakson , Southern Co.

Study panel supports Common Core standards

A special study committee recommends that Georgia keep the Common Core standards in place for public schools . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Carl Rogers , Common Core standards , David Ralston , Helen Rice , Rick Jasperse , Robert Avossa

GOP leaders try to calm the base on Common Core

A study committee appointed by House Speaker David Ralston starts its review of the controversial Common Core curriculum standards for public schools . . .

Tags: Alvin Wilbanks , Brooks Coleman , Carl Rogers , Common Core , David Ralston , House study committee , John Barge

Ralston survives tea party challenge; 2 tea party legislators are booted

The tea party’s attempt to topple House Speaker David Ralston fails, as he wins his Republican primary race; two tea party incumbents in the House are ousted . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Charles Gregory , David Ralston , Georgia House races , Jason Spencer , Sam Moore

Corporate giants make late push in state legislative races

Georgia’s wealthiest corporate citizens are raising money through an independent committee organized by Republican Party lawyers to try to beat tea party legislators and support incumbents with primary opposition . . .

Tags: Brooks Coleman , Charles Gregory , Coca-Cola , Delta Air Lines , Don Parsons , Fran Millar , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , Georgia Power , Greg Morris , Jack Murphy , Jason Spencer , Sam Moore , SunTrust