Tag Archives: David Wilkerson

Deal’s school takeover amendment squeaks by the House

The House narrowly passes a constitutional amendment authorizing a state takeover of low-performing public schools . . .

Tags: David Stover , David Wilkerson , low performing schools , Mary Margaret Oliver , Nathan Deal , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans , state takeover

House passes child abuse reporting bill

House unanimously passes bill requiring DFCS to acknowledge whether a child abuse allegation has been confirmed . . .

Tags: child abuse allegation , David Wilkerson , DFCS , school employee

Political Notes – Chambliss, Isakson help block minimum wage bill

Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss vote with their Republican Senate colleagues to stop a bill that would raise the federal minimum wage . . .

Tags: David Wilkerson , DCH , GTLA , Johnny Isakson , Josh McKoon , minimum wage , Nan Orrock , rural healthcare grants , Saxby Chambliss , Stacey Evans , State Bar , Steve Henson

Wix loses in Cobb House race

Veteran House member Don Wix is defeated in the Democratic primary by David Wilkerson; narrow escapes for other House incumbents . . .

Tags: David Wilkerson , Don Wix , Pedro Marin , Tom Dickson