Tag Archives: Keith Horton

Political Notes – Isakson takes a symbolic swipe at Obamacare

Sen. Johnny Isakson introduces a bill, which is not expected to get a Senate vote, that would repeal a provision of the Affordable Care Act . . .

Tags: Affordable Care Act , Bubba McDonald , CNBC , economic development ranking , Jim Thompson , Johnny Isakson , Keith Horton , Obamacare

Feds caution state about photo ID for food stamp cards

The USDA asks Georgia for additional information about a new state law requiring photo IDs for food stamp recipients . . .

Tags: DHS , EBT cards , food stamps , Keith Horton , photo IDs , Robin Bailey , SNAP , USDA

Drug test law’s future is unclear, but food stamp backlog has been reduced

DHS officials get some good news and some bad news this week about the state’s administration of the food stamp program . . .

Tags: application backlogs , DHS , drug tests , food stamps , Keith Horton , USDA

Cook leaves DCH, will be replaced by Reese

In some high-level administrative shuffling, David Cook leaves his job as DCH commissioner to become the secretary of the state Senate; Clyde Reese will replace Cook at DCH and Keith Horton will replace Reese at DHS . . .

Tags: Clyde Reese , David Cook , David Shafer , Keith Horton , Nathan Deal