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"The [Georgia] General Assembly took away the Atlanta Board of Education’s oversight of the superintendent."

Newt Gingrich’s presidential campaign has "exactly the same" challenges as Ronald Reagan’s successful 1980 bid.

"(Birmingham, Ala.) is the cradle of the civil rights movement."

A "substantial number" of probationers participating in a pilot project to ease the farm labor shortage are able to "finish the work."

Muslims tried to use Sharia law to influence court decisions in New Jersey and Oklahoma

Roughly 700 Georgians die needlessly each year because they are too far from a trauma center.

"We have the best schools in the United States."

"We in the Democratic Party had no input into the locations of these hearings, nor did we have input into the process."

"It is a fact that it costs more to run the schools in August."

Georgia public sector employees do not have a say in the conditions of their employment, do not have bargaining rights or a say in their working conditions.

"The economy we preside over today is better than the one we inherited."

Recommendations for a major tax overhaul for Georgia are an "overall tax hike."

The nation's food supply is "99.99 percent safe."

Red light camera installed to "promote public safety."

Roy Barnes voted against a bill in the state Senate that would have made it easier to convict child abusers.

"We refused to balance the budget on the backs of our children."

"Barnes opposed the creation of the HOPE Scholarship and campaigned against Zell Miller on the issue."

Horse racing could boost Georgia's economy by $1 billion a year and create 10,000 to 20,000 jobs.

Federal stimulus money went to a Georgia Tech project that will "apparently involve the professor jamming with 'world-renowned musicians' to 'hopefully also create satisfying works of art.'"  

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