Tag Archives: Scott Holcomb

Political Notes — What does Trump’s campaign schedule tell you?

Why is Donald Trump campaigning in a deep blue state like Connecticut instead of in Georgia? . . .

Tags: Donald Trump , Jason Spencer , JQC constitutional amendment , Scott Holcomb , spaceport , untested rape kits

Political Notes — Tom Price’s name being floated for governor’s race

Is U.S. Rep. Tom Price planning to jump into the 2018 governor’s race? He’ll be in a very crowded field if he does . . .

Tags: Department of Transportation , elena parent , governor\'s race , Scott Holcomb , Tom Price

Rape kit bill is signed into law

Gov. Nathan Deal signs a rape kit processing bill that nearly got blocked by Sen. Renee Unterman in this year’s session . . .

Tags: rape kits , Renee Unterman , Scott Holcomb

Sine Die! Better late than never

The House and Senate finish up their session a half hour late, then adjourn for the year . . .

Tags: adjournment , David Ralston , General Assembly session , MARTA , rape kits , religious liberty , Scott Holcomb

House makes another try at passing rape kit bill

Rep. Scott Holcomb makes a last-ditch attempt to pass a bill blocked by Sen. Renee Unterman . . .

Tags: rape kits , Renee Unterman , Scott Holcomb

Isakson reports $1.6M cash haul for next Senate race

Sen. Johnny Isakson is already piling up substantial cash for his 2016 reelection race . . .

Tags: John Barrow , Johnny Isakson , Scott Holcomb , Senate race

Political Notes: The session’s over, now on to other things

Two DeKalb County legislators could be in line for major appointments to new jobs . . .

Tags: Greenlaw , Jim Butler , Mike Jacobs , pollution lawsuit , Rayonier , Scott Holcomb , University System

Political Notes – Isakson backing away from vote for strike on Syria?

Sen. Johnny Isakson looks like he’s moving towards a “no” vote on the question of authorizing a military strike against Syria . . .

Tags: anti-abortion , Doug Collins , Doug Everett , Johnny Isakson , Lynn Westmoreland , Sam Olens , Saxby Chambliss , Scott Holcomb , Syria , Tim Echols

Gov. Deal bolsters his approval numbers

A Georgia poll shows Gov. Nathan Deal is in good shape among Republican and independent voters as he gears up for his reelection campaign . . .

Tags: David Pennington , governor\'s race , Jason Carter , John Barge , Nathan Deal , Public Policy Polling , Scott Holcomb , Stacey Abrams

Political Notes – Protecting those ‘See Rock City’ barns

New state law will preserve the old barns painted with ‘See Rock City’ slogans; state Rep. Scott Holcomb ponders one of the statewide races . . .

Tags: CPR , Invest Georgia , Jeff Mullis , Nathan Deal , Port of Brunswick , Scott Holcomb , See Rock City