Tag Archives: Jan Brewer

Which path will Deal follow on ‘religious liberty’ bill?

Republican governors in Arizona and Indiana faced the same decision Gov. Deal does on the ‘religious liberty’ bill passed by the Legislature . . .

Tags: Jan Brewer , Mike Pence , Nathan Deal , religious freedom

McKoon will move ahead with license denial bill

State Sen. Josh McKoon will keep pushing his bill to deny driver’s licenses to immigrants protected by President Obama’s executive order, although a similar action by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer was blocked in federal court . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , driver\'s licenses , Jan Brewer , Josh McKoon , undocumented immigrants

We already have the strongest religious protection in the world

One by one, state prohibitions against same-sex marriages are being struck down; how long will it be until Georgia’s ban is overturned? . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: gay marriage , Jan Brewer , Josh McKoon , state prohibitions

Arizona governor vetoes ‘religious freedom’ bill, similar measures stall in Georgia

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoes a “religious freedom” bill at the urging of numerous business groups and the state’s Republican senators, John McCain and Jeff Flake . . .

Tags: anti-gay discrimination , Jan Brewer , Josh McKoon , religious freedom

Political Notes – Arizona will take the Medicaid money that Georgia declines

Arizona’s Republican governor accepts the federal funding for Medicaid expansion that Georgia’s Republican governor has rejected . . .

Tags: 411 connector , Branko Radulovacki , Georgia demographics , immigration polls , Jan Brewer , Michelle Nunn , Nathan Deal , Obamacare , Rollins , Senate race

The Libertarian view of the 20-week rule

On the issue of prohibiting abortions after 20 weeks, the Libertarian Party chairman comes down squarely on the side of the pregnant woman . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: 20 week prohibition , Abortion , Jan Brewer , Libertarians , Mark Hinkle , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – Everhart takes on the birthers

State GOP Chairwoman Sue Everhart tells birthers demanding a lawsuit against President Barack Obama that they’re just going to have to let the current legal process play out . . .

Tags: 20-week ban on abortions , Arizona , Barack Obama , birthers , Brian Kemp , Chuck Eaton , Georgia Health Sciences University , Georgia Republicans , Jan Brewer , Michael Shaffer , PSC , revenue department , Steve Oppenheimer , Sue Everhart

A birther too far

Even for Arizona’s headless torso-seeking governor, there are some bills that are just too weird to be signed into law . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Jan Brewer , Mark Hatfield , Obama birth certificate