Tag Archives: Robert Jepson

Political Notes – Ports officials must have known what was coming

It was a big week for the Georgia Ports Authority, capped off by final approval of federal funding for the Savannah River dredging . . .

Tags: Georgia Ports Authority , Georgia School Boards Association , Nathan Deal , Robert Jepson , Savannah Harbor expansion , Vance Smith

Political Notes – GOP party establishment beats back a challenge to the party establishment

The Republican Party’s state committee opposes Common Core standards, turns back a proposal to eliminate GOP primary elections . . .

Tags: Asian-American population growth , Common Core , demographic trends , Georgia Ports Authority , Georgia Republican Party , Inalfa , party primary , Robert Jepson , Southern Republicans , Tenet Healthcare

Jepson is new Ports Authority chairman

The new chairman of the Georgia Ports Authority’s board of directors says the agency will continue to push for federal funding to expand Savannah harbor . . .

Tags: Alec Poitevint , Georgia Ports Authority , Robert Jepson , Savannah harbor deepening