Tag Archives: Charles Walker

Political Notes — Georgia on verge of exceeding 2012’s early voting

Georgia is set to exceed 2 million ballots during the early voting period for this general election . . .

Tags: black voters , Charles Walker , Donald Trump , early voting , Hillary Clinton , Latino voters , Mandi Ballinger , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield

Political Notes: Bowers is getting some national attention

Former attorney general Mike Bowers is drawing scrutiny from the national media as he becomes a spokesman for the organizations opposing the “religious freedom” bill . . .

Tags: Charles Walker , Daimler , DNR law enforcement , Mike Bowers , religious freedom

Former legislator Walker to be released from federal prison

Former Senate majority leader Charles Walker will be released from federal prison after serving nearly nine years on fraud and conspiracy charges . . .

Tags: Charles Walker , federal prison sentence , Georgia Senate

Political Notes – Hamilton argues for his private probation bill

Rep. Mark Hamilton tries to save his private probation bill from a gubernatorial veto . . .

Tags: Charles Walker , Chuck Clay , Danny Craig , dubose porter , Herman Russell , Mark Hamilton , private probation firms , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes – Another call for Medicaid expansion

Another group calls on Gov. Nathan Deal to expand Medicaid coverage, but he is still determined not to do it . . .

Tags: budget vote , Charles Walker , Dale Jackson , federal prison release , Gail Buckner , Johnny Isakson , Medicaid expansion , Nathan Deal , Saxby Chambliss