Tag Archives: Waters of the U.S.

Political Notes – On this issue, Obama follows Gov. Deal’s lead

On the issue of “banning the box” for job applicants, Gov. Nathan Deal was way out in front of President Obama . . .

Tags: Asian American candidates , ban the box , Barack Obama , David Perdue , Johnny Isakson , Nathan Deal , Waters of the U.S.

Appeals Court temporarily halts ‘Waters of the US’ rule

A federal appeals court has delayed enforcement of the EPA’s “Waters of the U.S.” clean water rule . . .

Tags: Court of Appeals , EPA , Sam Olens , Waters of the U.S.

Political Notes – After some culling, more than 100 lawyers still want a judgeship

A lot of attorneys and lower-court judges are angling for one of the three new judgeships on the Georgia Court of Appeals . . .

Tags: Georgia Court of Appeals , Habersham County road paving , Jesse Petrea , Nathan Deal , Ralph David Abernathy III , Sam Olens , tax break , Waters of the U.S.

Georgia asks EPA to delay ‘Waters of U.S.’ rule

Attorney General Sam Olens and other A-Gs try to keep a new federal clean water regulation from taking effect in August . . .

Tags: Clean Water Act , EPA , Sam Olens , Waters of the U.S.