Tag Archives: Doug Collins

Political Notes — Trump flip-flops on Afghanistan, Ga. congressmen flip-flop right along with him

Georgia’s Republican congressmen support Trump on his major policy reversal in Afghanistan . . .

Tags: afghanistan , Atlanta Confederate monuments , David Perdue , Donald Trump , Doug Collins , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal

Political Notes — First anti-Muslim bill is introduced

The first anti-Muslim bill of the upcoming legislative session is pre-filed by Rep. Jason Spencer . . .

Tags: casino gambling , Doug Collins , Drought , Jason Spencer , Muslim ban , UPS

Political Notes — Here’s the final poll of a long, long campaign

The final poll of Georgia voters indicates that Donald Trump and Sen. Johnny Isakson are leading in their respective races . . .

Tags: Doug Collins , early voting , FBI investigation , Georgia poll , James Comey , Obama legislative endorsements

Political Notes — It didn’t work before, but they’ll pray for rain again

Two of Georgia’s elected officials will try to break the drought by praying for rain at a Lavonia rally . . .

Tags: Avery Niles , Doug Collins , Drought , Gary Black , Georgia GOP , Nathan Deal , pray for rain , Robert Freeman , school takeover plan , Sonny Perdue

Political Notes – No prosecution of Clinton, but no end of criticism either

Georgia congressmen continue their harangue of Hillary; a media controversy in Fannin County is resolve . . .

Tags: Doug Collins , Drew Ferguson , email server , Fannin County newspaper editor , Hillary Clinton , James Comey , Johnny Isakson

Political Notes — Georgia’s Republicans vote for ‘private donor’ bill

The U.S. House passes a bill allowing tax-exempt groups to keep the names of their big-money donors a secret; more discussions about Georgia’s status as a red or blue state . . .

Tags: blue states , David Ralston , Doug Collins , GSBA , IRS Form 990 , Nate Silver , private donors , Rob Woodall

Loudermilk, Collins, Graves handle their primary opposition

Georgia’s incumbent congressmen survive primary challenges from insurgent tea party opponents . . .

Tags: Barry Loudermilk , Congressional races , Doug Collins , Tom Graves

Political Notes – Is Broun going to run again?

Paul Broun may come back to run for the U.S. House; Carl Rogers is leaving the Georgia House . . .

Tags: Carl Rogers , Doug Collins , Paul Broun , primary election turnout

Political Notes – Collins has tea party opposition in the Ninth District

Several tea partiers in the Ninth Congressional District say they’ll run against Rep. Doug Collins in the Republican primary . . .

Tags: Doug Collins , GOP primary , Jeff Brown , session calendar , tea party opposition , Third Congressional District

Political Notes — Senate passes ‘clean’ funding bill that could avoid shutdown

The Senate, with Johnny Isakson and David Perdue voting for it, passes a funding measure that would avoid a federal government shutdown but would not defund Planned Parenthood . . .

Tags: avian flu , David Perdue , Doug Collins , federal budget , Johnny Isakson , Planned Parenthood