Tag Archives: Russell Hinton

Political Notes – It’s election day, again, in Georgia

The off-year election season in Georgia gets off to an early start with special elections in four legislative districts and another one on the way . . .

Tags: Eric Holder , GBPI , General Assembly , Kathy Ashe , Russell Hinton , Sally Yates , special elections , U.S. Attorney

Griffin will replace Hinton as state auditor

Gov. Nathan Deal has appointed Greg Griffin, the state accounting officer, to replace Russell Hinton as state auditor . . .

Tags: Greg Griffin , Nathan Deal , Russell Hinton , state auditor

Hinton will retire as state auditor

After nearly 13 years as state auditor, Russell Hinton will be retiring . . .

Tags: Russell Hinton , state auditor

Political Notes – Lottery paid $1.9 million in bonuses

Georgia Lottery officials did quite well in fiscal year 2010, drawing a total of nearly $1.9 million in bonuses; Senate passes two, kills one of the measures on its ‘Tenth Amendment Day’ calendar . . .

Tags: bonuses , Georgia Lottery , Georgia Senate , Russell Hinton , Tenth Amendment Day

Political Notes – More Obama in RGA commercials

The exchange of blood-letting TV spots between the Nathan Deal and Roy Barnes campaigns continues; state auditor Russell Hinton receives a national award . . .

Tags: Barack Obama , job credits , Mike Beatty , Nathan Deal , Nick Ayers , roy barnes , Russell Hinton , tax breaks