Tag Archives: sanctuary cities

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

Lawmakers focus on anti-immigrant bills

In the closing days of the session, lawmakers are moving several bills aimed at cracking down on immigrants in Georgia . . .

Tags: DACA , driver\'s licenses , immigrants , local governments , sanctuary cities

Political Notes – Isakson, Perdue can’t quite stop sanctuary cities

Georgia senators try to push through an anti-immigrant bill, but Senate Democrats successfully block it with a filibuster . . .

Tags: Bear Creek reservoir , David Perdue , Johnny Isakson , MAG , Newton County Commission , sanctuary cities

Political Notes — Who will get those new seats on the Court of Appeals?

Eleven names have been recommended for the Georgia Court of Appeals; which three will Gov. Nathan Deal pick? . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , David Perdue , Georgia Court of Appeals , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal appointments , Peanut Poll , sanctuary cities