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Olens, Perdue laud court action blocking immigration order

Federal appeals court upholds injunction that blocks President Obama’s orders to defer the deportation of undocumented immigrants; Georgia officials are pleased with the decision . . .

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House votes to block Obama orders on immigration

In a largely symbolic move, the U.S. House passes a resolution that tries to roll back President Obama’s executive orders on immigration . . .

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Georgia is part of coalition suing Obama on immigration

Georgia joins 16 other states in filing a federal lawsuit challenging President Obama’s executive orders on immigration . . .

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Obama issues order on immigration, draws wrath of GOP

President Obama announces his plan to sign executive orders shielding as many as 5 million undocumented immigrants from deportation; Republicans react with anger . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , David Perdue , deportation , Doug Collins , executive orders , immigration , John Lewis , Kasim Reed

After eight months, Deal’s vanished executive orders magically reappear

Gov. Nathan Deal’s executive orders, which mysteriously vanished from his official website eight months ago, have just as mysteriously reappeared online . . .

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Deal considers executive orders – but how far can he go?

There are some limits to how much Gov. Nathan Deal can do through the signing of executive orders . . .

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Gov. Deal looks nervous – but should he be?

Gov. Nathan Deal is giving off signs of nervousness as he prepares to run for a second term in office . . .

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Political Notes – Riley is Deal’s new floor leader in the House

Rep. Lynne Riley replaces Rep. Matt Hatchett as one of Gov. Deal’s floor leaders in the Georgia House . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , executive orders , governor's website , House floor leaders , Lynne Riley , Matt Hatchett , Nathan Deal , State Elections Board , Toyo Tires , veterans licenses