Tag Archives: David Shafer

Political Notes – Deal will sign state budget Wednesday

Governor has until May to sign or veto legislation . . .

Tags: David Shafer , Nathan Deal , Sam Wellborn

Political Notes — Deal intervenes again in Blue Cross-Piedmont dispute

Two healthcare giants still at an impasse in contract negotiations . . .

Tags: Blue Cross , David Shafer , Nathan Deal , Piedmont , Planned Parenthood , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes – NRA endorses Cagle, Shafer

Gun rights group backs Cagle in the governor’s race after Cagle punishes Delta for ending NRA discount program . . .

Tags: Casey Cagle , David Shafer , harassment complaint , NRA , Stacey Abrams

Shafer hit with sexual harassment complaint

Capitol veteran says the charges are ‘false’ . . .

Tags: David Shafer , sexual harassment claim

Political Notes – Senate takes a kick at NFL over anthem issue

Resolution denounces NFL just one year before Atlanta is scheduled to host the Super Bowl . . .

Tags: David Shafer , internet sales tax , Keisha Lance Bottoms , NFL

Political Notes — Duncan resigns from House, runs fulltime for lieutenant governor

State Rep. Geoff Duncan takes a shot at state Sen. David Shafer as Duncan resigns from the Legislature . . .

Tags: David Shafer , Geoff Duncan , Lynn Smith , Reese McCranie

Williams is self-funding his campaign for governor

State Sen. Michael Williams is the biggest self-funder in Georgia politics this year, pumping $1 million of his own money into his gubernatorial campaign . . .

Tags: campaign finances , David Shafer , Michael Williams , Stacey Evans

Political Notes – Who benefits from the bombshells in 6th District race?

Will Handel or Ossoff benefit more from late-breaking news development in the 6th Congressional District runoff? . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District runoff , David Shafer , Teresa Tomlinson

Finally, a new idea

State Sen. David Shafer comes up with a bill that actually represents a new idea at the General Assembly . . .

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Political Notes — The state Senate prepares to enter the 21st century

The Georgia Senate takes steps to finally start providing video-streaming of committee meetings to the public . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District election , David Shafer , Georgia Senate , State Forestry Commission , video-stream committee meetings