School funding is hot topic
Jason Carter backed three of Nathan Deal’s budgets but accuses the governor of "underfunding education."
Sellers, not buyers, finance debt in buyouts
Says David Perdue made tens of millions of dollars piling a firm with billions in debt.
Pledges in process or done
Kasim Reed has kept every promise he made as a candidate.
55 U.S. senators say they're lawyers
"There are only about 10 people in the United States Senate who have any real business experience."
$250 million bond issue expected
"The minimum number of infrastructure (needs) in Atlanta is $900 million."
PAC swings, misses
Michelle Nunn’s "foundation directed grants to an Islamic group tied to radical terrorists."
Broad definition of "attack" can be misleading
Since 1999, 440 people have been killed in attacks on church property in the United States.
Deal team: It was an "honest mistake"
Says Jason Carter has "gotten David Axelrod to come down and be his campaign advisor."
Tax bill gap isn't hundreds of dollars
Brookhaven homeowners pay hundreds of dollars less in property taxes compared with owners of the same-value homes in unincorporated DeKalb County.
November here we come
U.S. Senate candidate Michelle Nunn "earned as much as $300,000 running a nonprofit that had laid off 90 workers."
Honors don't always mean quality
DeKalb County has been recognized in recent years as having one the best sheriff’s departments in the nation.
Literal truth missing context
Jeff Mann has an ethics complaint against him alleging he used county workers for campaign work, which is an indictable offense.
Flyer suggests Perdue not a "real" Republican
David Perdue "has never voted in a Republican primary until his name was on the ballot."
Firm's troubles began before Perdue
"Perdue mismanaged Pillowtex, and nearly 8,000 people got laid off."
"Thousands of earmarks" are part of the budget
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston "spent our tax dollars on thousands of wasteful earmarks."
Obama program at center of attack
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston voted for the "Cash for Clunkers" program.
Newspaper endorsements are rarer these days
Another great endorsement! Barrow Journal explains the difference between me and Jody Hice.
Members of Congress due a pay raise?
Says Congressman Jack Kingston voted to "raise his pay seven times."
Supports specific tax, not broad increase
David Perdue said he’d raise taxes.
Good or bad, Kingston a leader with earmarks
U.S. Senate candidate Jack Kingston "requested more earmarks than any other GA Congressman and all GA GOP members combined."
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