Tag Archives: Dusty Hightower

Deal names Rep. Hightower to judgeship

State Rep. Dusty Hightower (R-Carrollton) is named a Superior Court judge for the Coweta Judicial Circuit . . .

Tags: Bradford Rigby , Dusty Hightower , judicial appointments , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – Thurmond calls for boost in minimum wage

Michael Thurmond wants to increase the minimum wage, starting with low-paid workers at the DeKalb County school system . . .

Tags: Dusty Hightower , Fort Valley State , GTLA , Michael Thurmond , minimum wage , Nathan Deal , video games tax break

House rebukes Ga. Chamber, passes bill to penalize insurance carriers

House bill would penalize insurers who make bad-faith denials of claims by policyholders . . .

Tags: bad faith claims denials , Dusty Hightower , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , insurance companies , Mike Jacobs , NFIB , Regina Quick

Political Notes – Loudermilk wasn’t expecting such a strong reaction

Georgia’s freshmen congressmen learn that when you break a campaign promise, there’s hell to pay . . .

Tags: Barry Loudermilk , David Perdue , Doug Collins , Dusty Hightower , Emory Healthcare , Jody Hice , Johnny Isakson , Rick Allen , Saxby Chambliss , Stan Wise