Tag Archives: Michael Boggs

Boggs nomination to federal bench is killed

President Obama will not try again to nominate Georgia judge Michael Boggs to the federal bench . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , federal judgeship , Johnny Isakson , Michael Boggs , Saxby Chambliss

On the campaign trail: Senate camps ping-pong on equal pay issue

Senate candidates Michelle Nunn and David Perdue do battle over the issue of equal pay for female employees; Judge Michael Boggs’ nomination to the federal bench appears to be dead in the water . . .

Tags: David Perdue , equal pay , funding terrorists , judicial nomination , Lynne Riley , Michael Boggs , Michelle Nunn , Nan Orrock , NFIB , Sam Olens , Senate race

‘Turncoat’ Lewis says he won’t support confirmation of Boggs

U.S. Rep. John Lewis now says he does not support the controversial nomination of Georgia judge Michael Boggs to the federal bench . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , David Scott , federal judgeships , John Lewis , Johnny Isakson , Michael Boggs , Saxby Chambliss

Political Notes – The ethics commission never ceases to amaze

The situation at the state ethics commission gets even more muddled, if that’s possible . . .

Tags: federal judgeship , Michael Boggs , Mike Dudgeon , solar energy jobs , State Ethics Commission

Deal supports juvenile code rewrite, further sentencing revisions

Gov. Nathan Deal urges a special committee on criminal justice to look at revising the state’s juvenile justice code . . .

Tags: criminal justice committee , juvenile justice revision , Michael Boggs , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – Death as the ultimate lobbying tactic

The GBI looks into reported death threats made against a legislator whose committee isn’t voting fast enough on a gun carry bill . . .

Tags: Ann Purcell , concealed weapons , death threats , firearms , immigration law , metal theft , Michael Boggs , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens , U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

Deal appoints Boggs to Court of Appeals

Former state legislator Mike Boggs is appointed to the Georgia Court of Appeals as the replacement for Judge J. D. Smith . . .

Tags: Georgia Court of Appeals , J. D. Smith , Michael Boggs , Nathan Deal