Tag Archives: georgia dome

Political Notes – Churches okay buyouts for stadium’s ‘south site’

Both churches located on the proposed site for a new Atlanta Falcons stadium have agreed to be bought out so they can relocate . . .

Tags: arthur blank , atlanta falcons , CREW , DeKalb County cities , football stadium , georgia dome , Juvenile Justice , league of women voters , Obamacare , Paul Broun , Ted Cruz , Tom Graves , World Congress Center

The case for a new football stadium

Sen. Buddy Carter (R-Pooler) makes the economic development argument for putting state funds into a new football stadium for the Atlanta Falcons . . .

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Political Notes – Senate Democrats elect their leaders

Sen. Steve Henson is elected to another term as minority leader in the Georgia Senate . . .

Tags: atlanta falcons , Casey Cagle , Common Cause Georgia , David Shafer , Democratic caucus , georgia dome , Georgia School Boards Association , Obamacare , Phil Gingrey , Renee Unterman , Republican caucus , Steve Henson , William Perry

State moving towards deal for Falcons’ stadium

The World Congress Center Authority is getting close to finalizing a deal with the Atlanta Falcons for a billion-dollar football stadium that would replace the Georgia Dome . . .

Tags: arthur blank , atlanta falcons , Frank Poe , georgia dome , Georgia World Congress Center Authority , Mike Dudgeon , new stadium

Let’s help the poor during this holiday season

The NFL wants Georgia to put up hundreds of millions in tax funds to build a new outdoor stadium for Arthur Blank and the Atlanta Falcons; at the risk of being the skunk at the garden party, I’ll ask the question: Why? . . .

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