Tag Archives: Nathan Deal

Carden appointed to national defense post

The commander of Georgia’s Army National Guard is named to an important national defense position . . .

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Deal:  Hurricane is ‘a time of crisis for our state’

The state prepares for the onslaught of Hurricane Irma, one of the most powerful hurricanes ever to threaten the U.S. . . .

Tags: Homer Bryson , Hurricane Irma , Nathan Deal , Russell McMurry

Deal declares state of emergency for coastal counties

The emergency declaration issued by Gov. Nathan Deal with Hurricane Irma approaching covers Georgia’s six coastal counties . . .

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Deal appoints first black member of Stone Mountain board

Michael Thurmond becomes the first black member of the Stone Mountain Memorial Association, the state board that oversees the operation of Stone Mountain Park . . .

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Political Notes — Trump flip-flops on Afghanistan, Ga. congressmen flip-flop right along with him

Georgia’s Republican congressmen support Trump on his major policy reversal in Afghanistan . . .

Tags: afghanistan , Atlanta Confederate monuments , David Perdue , Donald Trump , Doug Collins , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal

Political Notes – CEOs bail on Trump, but Fanning says they shouldn’t

Southern Co. CEO Tom Fanning doesn’t necessarily agree that CEOs should be resigning from Donald Trump’s advisory councils . . .

Tags: craft brewers , Donald Trump , Michael Williams , Nathan Deal , Safavieh , Stone Mountain , Tom Fanning

Political Notes — Ports Authority has a record year for shipping

The state’s ports facilities handled a record amount of cargo during fiscal year 2017, the Georgia Ports Authority reported . . .

Tags: David Ralston , Georgia Ports Authority , Labor Department , Nathan Deal

Deal creates authority to oversee 911 services

A new state authority created by Gov. Nathan Deal will coordinate the operation of 911 emergency systems . . .

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Deal appoints mental health study commission

A new study commission will develop recommendations for improving mental health services for children . . .

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Gov. Deal becomes part of the ‘resistance’

Gov. Nathan Deal joins officials in other states who are resisting the prison-packing policies of the Trump administration . . .

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