"The state budget has increased almost $800 million a year in each of the last two years."
Nunn moved from Perry at age 6
Michelle Nunn "spent most of her childhood" in Perry, Ga.
"Same work" claim depends on job
Women still do not get paid as much as men, even "for the same work, period."
Felon served as co-host of event
Says Michelle Nunn has acknowledged allowing a convicted felon to hold a fundraiser for her.
Women's wages at issue
"Federal investigators found a company that (David Perdue) ran discriminated against women -- paid them less than men for the same work."
Company closed Georgia plants during Asia expansion
In Georgia, Perdue’s company closed plants and moved jobs to China.
Not made up, but not Jefferson
Thomas Jefferson said, "That government is best which governs the least, because its people discipline themselves."
State takes obligations seriously
Each Georgia taxpayer would have to send $5,000 to the treasury to cover the state’s debt.
Worldwide, millions volunteer
Points of Light is "the world’s largest volunteer organization."
What's the bottom line?
David Perdue led efforts to ship thousands of jobs overseas.
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."
67 fewer employees on staff
Gwinnett County government has made "significant cutbacks in staffing."
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.
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