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Georgia Governor Outraged that 1,100 Illegal Immigrant Kids Were Sent to State

Gov. Deal Writes Blistering Letter to Pres. Obama

ATLANTA — Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal is enraged that no one from the White House had reportedly informed his office that federal authorities had sent more than 1,100 immigrant children to live with sponsors throughout the state in 2014. 569 more words

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Gov. Deal: 'Unconscionable' White House Failed To Pick Up Phone To Tell Us Immigrants Were Being Sent To Georgia

ATLANTA (CBS Atlanta/AP) — Georgia’s governor on Thursday chided the president in a letter for failing to communicate with the governor’s office before sending unaccompanied young migrants to the state. 396 more words


70 jobs headed to Bryan County

ATLANTA, Ga (WJCL) – Gov. Nathan Deal announced Tuesday that West Penn Testing Group, a state-of-the-art material testing services provider, will locate to Ellabell, creating 70 jobs and investing $3 million into a facility over the next five years. 511 more words

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Belgian Textile Company Creating 350 Jobs in Metro Atlanta

Belgian textile company Beaulieu International Group is establishing its U.S. headquarters and manufacturing facility in Cartersville in Bartow County, creating 350 jobs over the next five years. 362 more words


Carter Blasts Deal Over Ethics Memo Citing Threat

ATLANTA (AP) — A memo by the head of the state ethics commission in which she claims an attorney for Gov. Nathan Deal threatened her agency during its investigation of complaints against the governor demonstrates a “pattern of intimidation and interference on the part of the governor’s office,” Democrat Jason Carter said Tuesday. 499 more words


Governor Nathan Deal gets the ball rolling on medical marijuana trials in Georgia

AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Georgia’s governor is pushing clinical trials for a marijuana-derived drug that proponents say could help treat severe seizure disorders among children, an unlikely election-year move for a Republican in a conservative part of the country that is just beginning to warm up to medical marijuana in narrow circumstances. 484 more words


Mayor Kasim Reed says city facilities will be gun free

Countering the declaration of Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed has ordered all city facilities to be gun-free zones.

Reed said that “with the exception of certain public safety officials and employees, there is no place for firearms in a city facility. 119 more words

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