Tag Archives: Ed Lindsey

Political Notes – Paul Broun gets in one last shot

Rep. Paul Broun wants to punish President Obama by not inviting him to deliver a State of the Union address . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , Charles Edwards , Ed Lindsey , Harry Franklin , Paul Broun , Rob Simms , transportation taxes

On the campaign trail: Carter goes up with his first ad in 1st District runoff

A disagreement in the 1st Congressional District’s GOP runoff over who’s really the most conservative candidate in the race . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , Barry Loudermilk , Beth Beskin , Bob Barr , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , Ed Lindsey , Eric Cantor , John Barrow , Mike Beaudreau , P. K. Martin , Rick Allen , women's issues , Young Guns

On the campaign trail: For some candidates, geography was destiny

Strong turnout in southern and coastal Georgia helped Jack Kingston make it into the Senate runoff with David Perdue; geography was destiny in some other races too . . .

Tags: 10th Congressional District , 11th Congressional District , Alisha Thomas Morgan , Democratic incumbents , Donna Sheldon , Ed Lindsey , Georgia Coalition for Job Creation , Jack Kingston , karen handel , Nan Orrock , Senate race

Political Notes – Some differing reactions to a legislative scorecard

Georgia lawmakers had some widely varying reactions to the “grades” they received on the Georgia Chamber of Commerce’s legislative scorecard . . .

Tags: Ed Lindsey , GEFA , Georgia Chamber , Halyard Health , Jeff Chapman , John Albers , Kimberly-Clark , legislative scorecard , Mary Staley

Poll shows Loudermilk with narrow lead over Barr in 11th District

Former state senator Barry Loudermilk holds a slight lead over former congressman Bob Barr is a new 11th Congressional District poll . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District race , Barry Loudermilk , Bob Barr , Ed Lindsey , Tricia Pridemore

On the campaign trail: Lindsey lets loose some poll numbers

Rep. Ed Lindsey releases some positive poll numbers in the 11th Congressional District GOP primary . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District , Bob Barr , Brian Thomas , Ed Lindsey , elena parent , Joe Wilkinson , Paulding County judgeship , Senate debate , Stacey Abrams

House passes anti-Obamacare bill again

For the second time in 10 days, the state House passes a bill prohibiting state agencies from participating in the implementation of the Affordable Care Act . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Ed Lindsey , Obamacare

House OKs shift of Medicaid expansion to Legislature

Legislation passed by the House would give the General Assembly the power to decide if Medicaid coverage will be expanded . . .

Tags: ACA , Ed Lindsey , Jan Jones , Jason Spencer , Medicaid expansion , Obamacare , Pat Gardner , Sam Moore

On the Campaign Trail: Latest reports from congressional candidates

Here’s the latest look at how the contributions are flowing in Georgia’s congressional races . . .

Tags: Bob Barr , Buddy Carter , Charles Gregory , Congressional races , Donna Sheldon , Ed Lindsey , Jeff Chapman , John Barrow , Judy Manning , Mike Collins , Rick Allen , Tricia Pridemore

On the campaign trail: Candidate wants to name city after MLK

A statue of Martin Luther King? Legislator calls for naming an entire city after the slain civil rights leader . . .

Tags: Bubba McDonald , Doug Kidd , Ed Lindsey , Jason Carter , Martin Luther King , Moral Mondays , Nathan Deal , Vincent Fort