Tag Archives: Terry Coleman

Political Notes – Deal pushes new job training program

Georgia launches a new public-private workforce training initiative; Georgia Republicans in the U.S. House vote for another repeal of Obamacare . . .

Tags: Cuba , David Lucas , Nathan Deal , Obamacare repeal , Terry Coleman , workforce training

Lawmakers scope out Cuba as a business opportunity

A Senate study committee holds hearings on how Georgia might benefit from the business opportunities set to open in Cuba . . .

Tags: Cuba , David Lucas , economic relationship , Georgia Chamber , MACOC , Mike Dugan , Terry Coleman

Political Notes – Saxby to drop out of reelection race

Sen. Saxby Chambliss won’t run for reelection in 2014, which could result in one of the wildest, widest-open political races the state has ever seen . . .

Tags: Atlanta Falcons stadium , John Barrow , Juvenile Justice , Paul Broun , Saxby Chambliss , Senate race , Terry Coleman , Tom Graves , Tom Price

Political Notes: Palin-Handel rally set in Buckhead

A location is picked for the Sarah Palin rally next Monday; Romney endorses Graves in the 9th District congressional race; a recount shows Darryl Hicks is the Democratic nominee for labor commissioner . . .

Tags: Darryl Hicks , karen handel , Mitt Romney , Sarah Palin , Terry Coleman , Tom Graves

Coleman will ask for recount in labor race

Terry Coleman said he will file for a recount in the Democratic primary for labor commissioner, where an investigation of absentee ballots is ongoing in Brooks County . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Brooks County , Darryl Hicks , Democratic primary , labor commissioner , Terry Coleman

Kemp certifies election results, Hicks defeats Coleman

Secretary of State Brian Kemp certifies the primary election results, including a questionable Democratic primary race for labor commissioner . . .

Tags: Brian Kemp , Brooks County , Darry Hicks , Democratic primary , labor commissioner , Terry Coleman

Political Notes – Potshots and mudflings in Sunday debates

Rounding up the Sunday debates in three different races; endorsements are rolling out with one week to go before the July 20 primaries; Tom Tancredo boosts Nathan Deal; . . .

Tags: Austin Scott , Bill Clinton , Brian Kemp , Darryl Hicks , dubose porter , Ken Hodges , Mark Butler , Mel Everson , Preston Smith , Rob Teilhet , Sam Olens , Terry Coleman , thurbert baker