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Voter's gamble in a casino where election officials rig the game

“You have to understand that this is an election year… It’s a political game. When you are in charge, when you are the one making the shots, you’re going to do what’s in your best interest to maintain your power.”

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The Historical Legacy of WSB-TV Production

After pondering the despicable act by despicable people of attempting to suppress the black vote in the year 2014, in Georgia of all places, take a media moment with me as I say something nice about a Cox product: … 379 more words

Georgia Media

We know about Carter and Deal, but who is Andrew Hunt?

By Raoul Duke III

The 2014 Georgia gubernatorial election will take place on November 4, 2014. Though there has been much talk and coverage about the Republican candidate Nathan Deal and the Democratic candidate Jason Carter, there has been little reference to the Libertarian candidate Andrew Hunt. 1,152 more words

Channel: Video: Lester Maddox Says it's Not About Race

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger

Lester Maddux who unless I’m mistaken was Governor of Georgia at one point, but him saying that denying African-Americans service to his business “is not about race” reminds me of the famous bank robber Willy Sutton saying that robbing banks “is not about the money”. 142 more words

American History

$1M to run for Congress?

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Regardless of whether he wins election to Congress this fall, Augusta businessman and Republican Rick W. Allen is on the brink of joining an exclusive club in Georgia politics – candidates willing to spend $1 million of their own money seeking office. 86 more words