Tag Archives: Mike Berlon

Political Notes: Hard times for Georgia’s party leaders

Current and former chairmen of state political parties are dealing with some legal issues; state school superintendent still opposes Common Core . . .

Tags: Common Core , Georgia Democratic Party , Georgia Republican Party , John Padgett , Mike Berlon , Richard Woods

Berlon says he’ll resign as Democratic Party chairman June 9

Mike Berlon said Monday he will resign June 9 as state chairman of the Georgia Democratic Party . . .

Tags: Georgia Democratic Party , Mike Berlon , state chairman

Berlon will step down as state Democratic chairman

Embattled state Democratic Party Chairman Mike Berlon says he will step down from his leadership post . . .

Tags: Democratic Party of Georgia , Mike Berlon

Georgia Democrats set June 6 meeting on status of chairman

The fate of state chairman Mike Berlon could be determined at a June 6 meeting of the Democratic Party’s executive committee . . .

Tags: David Worley , Democratic Party of Georgia , Mike Berlon , state chairman

Supreme Court accepts reprimand of Democratic Party chairman

Democratic Party Chairman Mike Berlon, a Gwinnett County attorney, is reprimanded for violations of the rules of professional conduct . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , Mike Berlon , rules of professional conduct , State Bar of Georgia

Chambliss’ colleagues praise him, ponder running for his seat

Candidates from both sides of the partisan aisle are mulling over whether to run for Saxby Chambliss’ soon-to-be-vacated seat in the U.S. Senate . . .

Tags: Georgia Democrats , Jack Kingston , Mike Berlon , Nathan Deal , Saxby Chambliss , Tom Price , U.S. Senate

Political Notes – Georgia Republicans support ‘No budget, no pay’

The Republican members of Georgia’s congressional delegation vote for the “No budget, no pay” bill that passed the House this week . . .

Tags: Democratic Party of Georgia , federal debt ceiling , Georgia congressional delegation , GMA , Mike Berlon , Ray LaHood

Political Notes – Dems may take another shot at voter ID law

Democrats may file another legal challenge to Georgia’s photo ID requirement for voters; public school students did better on all major national tests this year . . .

Tags: Democratic party , Earl Ehrhart , John Barge , LakePoint sports complex , Mike Berlon , student test performance , tax break , voter id

Dems say Olens should look at Deal’s conduct

Georgia Democrats say Gov. Nathan Deal should also be looked at for his campaigning for the charter school consitutional amendment . . .

Tags: charter school amendment , Mike Berlon , Nathan Deal , Sam Olens

Democrats ask Kemp to purge Crawford from the ballot

Georgia Democrats petition the secretary of state to delete Rep. Rick Crawford’s name from the general election ballot; Crawford’s name will probably stay on the ballot . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Georgia Democratic Party , Mike Berlon , Rick Crawf0rd