Who gets paid what?
The wages of about 60,562 state and local government employees would be affected if the minimum wage is increased to $10.10 in Georgia, for a combined cost to taxpayers of more than $164 million annually.
Numbers are right but context complicates expansion issue
"There’s $30 billion in expansion funds that we’ve paid – it’s our money and Nathan Deal wants Washington to keep it."
Are education claims adding up?
"Even when all other state agencies took cuts, Gov. [Nathan] Deal increased education spending every year."
When something is unlawful it doesn't mean it's illegal
It would be illegal for the Fulton County Commission to raise the county tax rate.
Increases in population don't reflect voter rolls
More than 1.5 million people moved into Georgia between the past two Census counts, and a majority consider themselves, African-American, Latino or Asian-American.
Shocking! Obamacare focus of political attack
Jason Carter supports using Georgia tax dollars to promote Obamacare
vet suicides and the VA
"We’ve got an average of 5,600 soldiers committing suicide. That’s about 20 a day."
Many voters show they like getting ahead of the crowd
"The numbers make it clear that Georgia voters are increasingly taking advantage of early voting opportunities."
Defense needed better explanation
Says he never wanted to raise the debt ceiling.
Will HOPE changes be campaign fodder?
"Nathan Deal cut the HOPE scholarship program so that literally 100,000 Georgians will not be able to go to college or get technical training that they so badly needed to raise -- you know, give them a chance at a good job."
Complaint doesn't completely add up
Says Democratic candidate for state school superintendent Alisha Thomas Morgan voted to slash funding for the preschool programs for disabled and special needs students.
Guns a hot campaign topic
Says he’s "the only licensed firearms dealer in America running for Congress."
HOPE at the heart of claim
State Rep. Elena Parent "supported Governor Nathan Deal’s plan to slash the HOPE scholarship."
Says U.S. Senate candidate David Perdue flip-flopped on releasing his tax returns.
Gun bill, now gun law remains controversial
Roughly 500,000 Georgians -- or about 5 percent of the state’s residents -- have gone through a background check to legally obtain a Georgia weapons carry license.
Arcbishop vowed to move from attention-grabbing Buckhead mansion
The Cathedral of Christ the King is one of the Archdiocese of Atlanta’s largest and fastest-growing parishes.
Nunn supports a revenue-neutral approach
Says Georgia Democratic Senate hopeful Michelle Nunn supports higher taxes.
Needs more detail
David Perdue supports Common Core
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.
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