He says part-time lawmakers should be treated like other part-time workers
"I am the only senator who turned down the state pension plan for part-time legislators."
Secret world of sex trafficking hard to research
Atlanta is the No. 1 trading point for sexual slavery in America. Between 100 and 200 girls are sold into slavery in Atlanta every month.
Wrong to say "for the same work."
Women are paid 77 cents for every $1 men get for the same work.
Program participation, costs fall
"Georgia has the nation's fifth largest Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Supplemental Nutrition program, serving more than 270,000 mothers, babies and children every day."
A rigorous exam shows claim mostly on point
"In order to pass the CRCT in Georgia, you simply have to get half of the answers correct."
Grad rate much better in Austin than Atlanta
The Austin Independent School District’s graduation rate reached an all-time high of 82.5 percent in 2012.
Fraud concerns date back to Lincoln's day
Georgia has recovered more than $60 million that was lost to Medicaid fraud
Deadline rapidly approaching
Says some Georgians can get health insurance for $105 a month.
Steamed, stuffed or grilled?
You can buy lobster with food stamps.
Georgia has saved $20 million through changes in criminal sentencing.
Georgia historically low-tax state
A "real result" of his term is Georgia having "the lowest taxes per capita of any state."
Says his Patient OPTION Act is the only Republican plan "that completely repeals Obamacare and it takes the federal bureaucrat out of decisions for you."
More data needed
Every child in Colorado who has been given medical marijuana for treatment for seizures has had diminished seizure activity.
Bill headed for state Senate
"Georgia lawmakers are now considering passing the most extreme gun bill in America."
Go home already?
"For every week that (state lawmakers are) able to cut off our timeline, it saves (Georgia taxpayers) approximately $100,000."
Time for a rewrite?
"Georgia’s civil forfeiture laws are among the worst in the country and the very worst in the South."
Statement linked religious freedom, Obamacare
A Georgia religious freedom bill would help Catholic institutions that, under Obamacare, could be forced to provide abortion-inducing drugs.
More than 80 percent of Georgians don’t support legislation to ease gun restrictions in houses of worship, in bars and on campuses.
Spotlight on education cuts
"Since 2009, Georgia's public schools have lost nearly 9,000 classroom teachers while the number of students has gone up."
Senator acquitted of all charges
The prosecution of state Sen. Don Balfour cost less than $100, excluding prosecutors’ salaries.
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