Tag Archives: Christian Coomer

Political Notes — After Trump’s election, a break for undocumented students

Things are looking up for undocumented students who want to attend college in Georgia . . .

Tags: ACCG , Ann Adamson , Christian Coomer , Claire Sterk , elena parent , Emory University , House whip team

Political Notes – Some interesting plot twists in the gay marriage story

In contrast to other states, Georgia is complying with the Supreme Court decision overturning state prohibitions on same-sex marriages; a new story surfaces about an old lobbyist junket . . .

Tags: Chase Daughtrey , Christian Coomer , gay marriage , Jerry Keen , lobbyist junket , military force reductions , probate judges , StudentsFirst

Deal’s school takeover measures clear House committee

Gov. Nathan Deal’s proposal for a state takeover of low-performing schools passes out of the House Education Committee . . .

Tags: Christian Coomer , Mike Glanton , Nathan Deal , school takeover , Tommy Benton

House sidelines college professors’ pension bill

A pension bill for University System faculty members is sidelined for the time being by the Georgia House . . . . . .

Tags: Christian Coomer , Chuck Martin , faculty pensions , Hank Huckaby , TRS , University System

Political Notes – Deal, Rogers have some explaining to do

Gov. Nathan Deal and Senate Majority Leader Chip Rogers are hit by media reports of questionable practices; Deal has some favorable words of support for Mitt Romney over the “47 percent” . . .

Tags: Altamaha Riverkeeper , Chip Rogers , Christian Coomer , Doug Chalmers , Georgia Cancer Specialists , Mitt Romney , Nathan Deal