Tag Archives: Taylor Bennett

Something strange is stirring in Brookhaven

In Republican-leaning Brookhaven, voters may be on the verge of electing a Democrat to a major local office for the second time in three months . . .

Tags: Brookhaven , Dale Boone , J. Max Davis , John Ernst , mayor's race , Mike Jacobs , Taylor Bennett

Ralston assigns new lawmakers to committees

Speaker David Ralston parcels out the committee assignments for new lawmakers elected to the House in this summer’s special elections . . .

Tags: Betty Price , Clay Pirkle , committee assignments , David Ralston , Marie Robinson Metze , Shaw Blackmon , Taylor Bennett

Political Notes – Looks like a busy primary for Echols in ’16

PSC member Tim Echols now has two opponents in next year’s GOP primary; will marijuana become the next big cash crop in Georgia? . . .

Tags: DNR , Kellie Austin , medical cannabis , Michelle Miller , Nathan Deal , PSC race , Ranger of the Year , Taylor Bennett , Tim Echols

Bennett’s election could move the needle on some issues

The election of a Democrat in House District 80, formerly a GOP-held seat, could affect the outcomes of several state and local issues in the next General Assembly session . . .

Tags: House District 80 , immigration , J. Max Davis , Josh McKoon , religious freedom , Taylor Bennett

Bennett defeats Davis to take House District 80 seat

Taylor Bennett beats J. Max Davis to win the House District 80 runoff in DeKalb and Fulton counties . . .

Tags: J. Max Davis , legislative election , Taylor Bennett

A rare sight in Georgia: A competitive House race

A special election for a DeKalb County House seat comes down to a Tuesday runoff between J. Max Davis and Taylor Bennett . . .

Tags: House District 80 , J. Max Davis , legislative race , Special Election , Taylor Bennett

Political Notes – Carter, Woodall say no to Iran deal

The proposed nuclear deal with Iran is sent to Congress for review, with Georgia Republicans firm in their opposition to it . . .

Tags: Buddy Carter , food stamp fraud , Iran nuclear deal , JQC , Mark Dehler , Max Davis , Rob Woodall , same-sex marriages , Special Election , Taylor Bennett

Political Notes – An opportunity for Georgia Democrats?

A Democratic candidate finishes first in the initial round of voting for a DeKalb County legislative seat that’s been held by a Republican incumbent . . .

Tags: Betty Price , Carol Jackson , energy usage , gifts to state employees , J. Max Davis , medical marijuana , special legislative electionns , Stephanie Stuckey Benfield , Taylor Bennett