Tag Archives: Randy Evans

Political Notes — Three candidates running for Duncan’s House seat

Qualifying closed Friday for the special election to replace Geoff Duncan in the Georgia House . . .

Tags: Chris Carr , McIntosh County school board , Randy Evans , sanctuary cities , special legislative elections

Political Notes – Waycross declares war on Pierce County

Waycross is suing to stop a bill that would nullify an annexation of Pierce County property . . .

Tags: annexation lawsuit , Brian Kemp , Clint Murphy , Common Cause , Dennis Hastert , Nathan Deal , Pierce County , Randy Evans , SEC primary , Veteran Services commissioner , Waycross

Deal won’t debate Pennington or Barge

Gov. Nathan Deal declines to participate in an Atlanta Press Club debate with state school Supt. John Barge and David Pennington . . .

Tags: Atlanta Press Club , David Pennington , debate , John Barge , Nathan Deal , Randy Evans

Pennington has impromptu ‘debate’ with Deal’s surrogate

Gubernatorial candidate David Pennington spars with one of Gov. Nathan Deal’s attorneys over the sale of a company the governor owned, and other political issues . . .

Tags: Copart , David Pennington , ethics controversies , Nathan Deal , public records , Randy Evans , state revenue department

GOP leaders gang up on Pennington, he pushes back

Dalton Mayor David Pennington fires back at the state GOP leadership for its backing of Gov. Nathan Deal in the Republican primary . . .

Tags: Chris Riley , David Pennington , Ed Lindsey , Georgia Republican Party , Michael Mule , Nathan Deal , Randy Evans

On the campaign trail – Deal lays out his line of attack

Gov. Nathan Deal, through his attorney, lashes back at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and shows a hint of his reelection campaign strategy . . .

Tags: Atlanta newspapers , Nathan Deal , Randy Evans , reelection campaign

Senators hear conflicting legal arguments on med-mal bill

The arguments continue over a proposal to prohibit medical malpractice lawsuits and whether it would be constitutional . . .

Tags: Brandon Beach , Charlie Malmquist , Dean Burke , Georgia Watch , IIA , Liz Coyle , medical malpractice lawsuits , Mike Bowers , patient compensation system , Randy Evans , Renee Unterman , thurbert baker

He’s right, up to a point . . .

There are way too many counties in Georgia, a point made most recently by attorney Randy Evans, who probably should confer with the lawmakers from his own party . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: Georgia counties , Jan Jones , Kil Townsend , local governments , Randy Evans

Political Notes – Columbus mayor is happy being a mayor

Columbus Mayor Teresa Tomlinson says she will run for mayor again rather than for statewide office; gay marriage may not be that big a political issue this year outside the South . . .

Tags: Byron "Low Tax" Looper , gay marriage , Georgia Senate race , Randy Evans , Teresa Tomlinson

Political Notes — Ethics panel won’t assess Anderson for attorneys’ fees

Ethics gadly George Anderson will not have to pay attorneys’ fees to Gov. Nathan Deal . . .

Tags: George Anderson , immigration detention centers , Nathan Deal , Randy Evans , State Ethics Commission