Tag Archives: Stacey Evans

Political Notes — Black lawmakers endorse Evans; Abrams calls for removal of Stone Mountain carving

The two Staceys running for the Democratic nomination for governor stay in the headlines on Tuesday . . .

Tags: HON Company , Peyton Hawes , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans

Are Georgia Democrats going to relive an old nightmare?

The activities at last weekend’s Netroots Nation conference in Atlanta could spell big trouble for Georgia Democrats in the upcoming governor’s race . . .

Tags: Democratic Party divisions , governor\'s race , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans

Williams is self-funding his campaign for governor

State Sen. Michael Williams is the biggest self-funder in Georgia politics this year, pumping $1 million of his own money into his gubernatorial campaign . . .

Tags: campaign finances , David Shafer , Michael Williams , Stacey Evans

Political Notes — Barnes endorses Evans in governor’s race

Former governor Roy Barnes throws his support to state Rep. Stacey Evans in the governor’s race . . .

Tags: EPD , Jody Hice , Marjie Dickey , roy barnes , Stacey Evans

Evans says she’s running for governor

State Rep. Stacey Evans, a Smyrna attorney, jumps into the Democratic primary for governor . . .

Tags: governor\'s race , Stacey Evans

House moves to quash ‘sanctuary campuses’

House passes bill that would cut off state funding to private colleges that become “sanctuary campuses” . . .

Tags: Earl Ehrhart , sanctuary campuses , Stacey Evans , undocumented students

Abrams reelected as minority leader, with some dissension in the ranks

House Democrats reelected Rep. Stacey Abrams as House minority leader, but not without some dissatisfaction among caucus members . . .

Tags: Bob Trammell , Carolyn Hugley , House Democratic caucus , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans

This legislator’s generosity will matter

State Rep. Stacey Evans’ generosity will help college students from families of modest means stay in school and earn a degree . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: HOPE , Stacey Evans , student tuition

Deal’s school takeover amendment squeaks by the House

The House narrowly passes a constitutional amendment authorizing a state takeover of low-performing public schools . . .

Tags: David Stover , David Wilkerson , low performing schools , Mary Margaret Oliver , Nathan Deal , Stacey Abrams , Stacey Evans , state takeover

Political Notes – GQ includes Johnson, Hice on list of ‘craziest’ politicians

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson and Congressman-elect Jody Hice receive a dubious honor from a magazine ranking . . .

Tags: crazy politicians , DeKalb commission , GQ , hank johnson , Jody Hice , religious freedom , Ron Ramsey , Sam Teasley , Stacey Evans