Tag Archives: Calvin Hill

Political Notes – House pauses to honor two of its own

Deceased House members Quincy Murphy and Calvin Hill are honored by their legislative colleagues . . .

Tags: Calvin Hill , EPA , Georgia House , polar vortex , Quincy Murphy , Ralph Hudgens , Thomas Worthy

Political Notes – Special elections called to replace Neal, Hill

Gov. Deal calls special elections for Jan. 7 to replace Jay Neal and the late Calvin Hill in the state House of Representatives . . .

Tags: Alisha Thomas Morgan , Americans for Prosperity , Calvin Hill , Jay Neal , Nathan Deal appointments , Obamacare , obstructionism , Ralph Hudgens , Ralph Reed , special elections , state school superintendent , Virginia Galloway

On the campaign trail – Turnover of the Cherokee County delegation is virtually complete

In the space of just two years, the entire Cherokee County legislative delegation has turned over . . .

Tags: Barry Loudermilk , Calvin Hill , Cherokee County , Chip Rogers , Herman Cain , Jody Hice , Kasim Reed , Koch Industries , legislative delegation , Michael Caldwell , Scot Turner , Sean Jerguson

Political Notes – Saxby and Johnny ‘disapprove’ of their own votes to end shutdown

Chambliss and Isakson legislatively criticize themselves for voting to end the federal government shutdown and raise the debt ceiling two weeks ago . . .

Tags: Altamaha Riverkeeper , Calvin Hill , debt ceiling , Donna Edler , government shutdown , John Paul Stevens , Johnny Isakson , Kasim Reed , Medicaid fraud , resolution of disapproval , Saxby Chambliss , street vendors

Rep. Calvin Hill dies after battle with cancer

Rep. Calvin Hill, who had been battling leukemia, died Wednesday at the age of 66 . . .

Tags: Calvin Hill , David Ralston

What a long, strange year it’s been . . .

Has it been a weird year for Georgia politics? You shouldn’t even have to ask . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Calvin Hill , Daniel Stout , John Yates , Nathan Deal , Paulette Rakestraw Braddock , roy barnes , shoot to kill , Stephanie Webb , Tom Baxter