Tag Archives: J. Max Davis

Something strange is stirring in Brookhaven

In Republican-leaning Brookhaven, voters may be on the verge of electing a Democrat to a major local office for the second time in three months . . .

Tags: Brookhaven , Dale Boone , J. Max Davis , John Ernst , mayor's race , Mike Jacobs , Taylor Bennett

Bennett’s election could move the needle on some issues

The election of a Democrat in House District 80, formerly a GOP-held seat, could affect the outcomes of several state and local issues in the next General Assembly session . . .

Tags: House District 80 , immigration , J. Max Davis , Josh McKoon , religious freedom , Taylor Bennett

Bennett defeats Davis to take House District 80 seat

Taylor Bennett beats J. Max Davis to win the House District 80 runoff in DeKalb and Fulton counties . . .

Tags: J. Max Davis , legislative election , Taylor Bennett

A rare sight in Georgia: A competitive House race

A special election for a DeKalb County House seat comes down to a Tuesday runoff between J. Max Davis and Taylor Bennett . . .

Tags: House District 80 , J. Max Davis , legislative race , Special Election , Taylor Bennett

Political Notes – An opportunity for Georgia Democrats?

A Democratic candidate finishes first in the initial round of voting for a DeKalb County legislative seat that’s been held by a Republican incumbent . . .

Tags: Betty Price , Carol Jackson , energy usage , gifts to state employees , J. Max Davis , medical marijuana , special legislative electionns , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield , Taylor Bennett

Political Notes – Tybee’s proposed plastic bag ban triggers ethics dispute

There’s protracted political struggle in Tybee Island over attempts to ban the use of disposable plastic bags; a major shift in Atlanta’s lobbying firms . . .

Tags: Dirty Dozen , Doug Stoner , Earl Ehrhart , Georgia Chamber of Commerce , Georgia Water Council , Greenberg Traurig , J. Max Davis , plastic bag ban , Tybee Island

Political Notes – In times of trouble, Barnes is the one they call

Politicians as different as David Ralston and Tyrone Brooks have hired the same lawyer when they faced serious legal issues: former governor Roy Barnes . . .

Tags: Brookhaven , David Ralston , J. Max Davis , roy barnes , State Bar complaint , Stefanini , Tyrone Brooks

Political Notes – The circular firing squads are being formed

There’s already some squabbling going on among Georgia Democrats about the party chairman’s role in the recent general election . . .

Tags: Avery Niles , Brookhaven , dubose porter , Georgia Democratic Party , Georgia polling , J. Max Davis , Kasim Reed , Pink Pony nightclub , Tharon Johnson , Todd Rehm