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You can buy lobster with food stamps.

Georgia has saved $20 million through changes in criminal sentencing.

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."

Every child in Colorado who has been given medical marijuana for treatment for seizures has had diminished seizure activity.

"Georgia lawmakers are now considering passing the most extreme gun bill in America."

"For every week that (state lawmakers are) able to cut off our timeline, it saves (Georgia taxpayers) approximately $100,000."

"Georgia’s civil forfeiture laws are among the worst in the country and the very worst in the South."

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.

"Since 2009, Georgia's public schools have lost nearly 9,000 classroom teachers while the number of students has gone up."

The prosecution of state Sen. Don Balfour cost less than $100, excluding prosecutors’ salaries.

The annual gross domestic product of metro Atlanta is "bigger than 28 states in the union."

"Right now, we only keep 50 percent of Georgia Tech's graduates."

"Six of Georgia’s counties have no lawyers at all."

Florida shelled out more money for drug testing than it saved by denying welfare benefits to people who tested positive for drugs.

"Georgia has the fifth-highest number of uninsured people of any state in the union."  

"It still had not gotten terrible on the roads" by 2 to 3 p.m. Tuesday.

The average Georgia family makes $6,000 less than the average family did 10 years ago when inflation is factored in.

"During my administration, funding for education has increased by over $930 million."

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