Tag Archives: Nathan Deal appointments

Vinson appointed to workers compensation board

Gov. Nathan Deal names Atlanta attorney Ben Vinson to the state Board of Workers’ Compensation . . .

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Political Notes – After all the shouting, election day finally here in the 6th CD

The voters in the 6th Congressional District go to the polls Tuesday after weeks of door-knocking and attack ads . . .

Tags: 6th Congressional District election , Casey Cagle campaign , McGuireWoods , Nate Silver , Nathan Deal appointments , Technical College System

Senate approves change in used car title fees

Senate passes bill that will result in higher title fees for persons who buy used cars; House approves bill regulating the use of driverless cars . . .

Tags: driverless vehicles , motor vehicle title fees , Nathan Deal appointments , video games tax break

Experience doesn’t count anymore in making political appointments

When it comes to making appointments to important state positions, cronyism seems to count more than qualifications . . .

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Wilson named economic development commissioner

Gov. Nathan Deal shuffles some of his department heads . . .

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Supreme Court upholds Deal’s judicial appointments

Gov. Nathan Deal’s appointments of three appellate judges is held to be constitutional by a majority of the state Supreme Court . . .

Tags: Georgia Supreme Court , Nathan Deal appointments , Robert Benham

Political Notes – Craft brewers feeling bubbly again

It appears the revenue department has backed down from its current position in the dispute between beer wholesalers and craft brewers . . .

Tags: beer wholesalers , Brian Kemp , craft brewers , David Ralston , GEFA , Nathan Deal appointments , revenue department

Political Notes – Georgia Democrats set their presidential primary ballot

State Democratic Party officials have finalized the list of candidates who will appear on the 2016 presidential primary ballot . . .

Tags: Georgia Democratic Party , Joe Kirby , Nathan Deal appointments , Paul Jennings , primary ballot , Ralph Long , Simone Bell

Political Notes — Who will get those new seats on the Court of Appeals?

Eleven names have been recommended for the Georgia Court of Appeals; which three will Gov. Nathan Deal pick? . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , David Perdue , Georgia Court of Appeals , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal appointments , Peanut Poll , sanctuary cities

Political Notes – Like Georgia, S.C. officials leery of proposed pipeline

South Carolina attorney general’s office contends Kinder Morgan doesn’t have eminent domain authority for a proposed petroleum pipeline . . .

Tags: Dentons , Kinder Morgan , Nathan Deal appointments , Palmetto Pipeline , South Carolina , Stan Wise