Tag Archives: P. K. Martin

Employee classification issue gets some legislative attention

The issue of employee misclassification may be getting some traction during the legislative off-season . . .

Tags: Charlie Bethel , employee misclassification , independent contractors , Josh McKoon , Lester Jackson , P. K. Martin

Political Notes – In first Senate speech, Perdue targets Obama

Sen. David Perdue lambastes President Obama in his first formal speech to the U.S. Senate; consulting firm says the new hotel tax will have a major impact on Georgia’s lodging industry . . .

Tags: David Perdue , GTLA , hotel room tax , Mark Sanford , Nathan Deal , offshore drilling , P. K. Martin , President Obama

On the campaign trail: Legislative candidate takes time out for gay marriage

Timothy Swiney, the Democratic nominee for a Georgia Senate seat, will marry his longtime partner in Virginia now that the state’s same-sex marriage ban has been overturned . . .

Tags: gay marriage , Georgia Milestones test , P. K. Martin , Richard Woods , Rick Allen , Sam Moore , self-funding candidates , Timothy Swiney , Wes Cantrell

On the campaign trail: Carter goes up with his first ad in 1st District runoff

A disagreement in the 1st Congressional District’s GOP runoff over who’s really the most conservative candidate in the race . . .

Tags: 11th Congressional District , 1st Congressional District , Barry Loudermilk , Beth Beskin , Bob Barr , Bob Johnson , Buddy Carter , Ed Lindsey , Eric Cantor , John Barrow , Mike Beaudreau , P. K. Martin , Rick Allen , women's issues , Young Guns