State of Florida Passes Divisive Bill Limiting Police Oversight and Harassment Protections

State of Florida Passes Divisive Bill Limiting Police Oversight and Harassment Protections

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has signed two legislation that criminalize certain conduct against police officers and greatly limit civilian supervision of law enforcement. This decision has sparked passionate discussion and caused civil rights organizations to express worry. Senate Bill 184 is one of the laws that aims to punish people severely if they get in … Read more

Noncitizen Voting Battle: Georgia Secretary Raffensperger Thanks Trump and Johnson

Noncitizen Voting Battle: Georgia Secretary Raffensperger Thanks Trump and Johnson

Brad Raffensperger, Georgia’s Secretary of State, recently expressed gratitude to former President Donald Trump and Georgia House Speaker David Ralston for their assistance in his legal fight against noncitizen voting. Voting rights and election integrity in the state are still disputed. Ralston and Raffensperger’s support for Trump shows the issue’s bipartisanship and the broad concern … Read more

Georgia Tax Revenues Fall by Double Digits Despite Record Spending, Raising Concerns

Georgia Tax Revenues Fall by Double Digits Despite Record Spending, Raising Concerns

According to the state Department of Revenue, state tax receipts fell 12.6% in March compared to last year. This fall compounds recent declines, threatening the state’s financial health. Year-to-date tax receipts are more positive, falling only 0.5% from the previous fiscal year’s first nine months, but this statistic is skewed. Gov. Brian Kemp suspended gasoline … Read more

Board Appointment Sets Off a Racial Strife on the Marietta Council

Board Appointment Sets Off a Racial Strife on the Marietta Council

An ordinary appointment to the Marietta Board of Lights and Water (BLW) has incited fervent discussions and allegations of “cronyism,” thereby illuminating concerns pertaining to the city’s leadership’s transparency and diversity. A controversy ensued at a recent city council meeting when Councilman Andy Morris proposed Pete Waldrep, an executive director of the Marietta Housing Authority … Read more

Georgia AG Refuses $1 Billion Election Year Contract Probe

Georgia AG Refuses $1 Billion Election Year Contract Probe

Georgia’s Attorney General won’t investigate a contentious state contract despite legal and implementation problems. The billion-dollar deal was questioned when a state audit found that legal processes were not followed, restricting bidders. Democrats demanded an inquiry when the deal was announced weeks before Governor Brian Kemp’s re-election. On Friday, the Attorney General’s office stated it … Read more

Trump Discusses Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Rift With Mike Johnson

Trump Discusses Marjorie Taylor Greene's Rift With Mike Johnson

Former President Donald Trump praised his good connections with House Speaker Mike Johnson and Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene, despite their ongoing conflict. The Georgia congresswoman recently moved to oust Johnson as speaker after openly criticizing him for working with Democrats on legislation. Trump said he and Johnson get along during a Mar-a-Lago press conference over … Read more

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene’s Controversial Opposition to Aid for Ukraine

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene's Controversial Opposition to Aid for Ukraine

Representative Marjorie Taylor With her vehement opposition to providing additional military aid to Ukraine, Georgia Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene (R) sparked controversy by referring to it as “the most repulsive, disgusting thing happening.” Greene castigated those who advocated for increased aid on the “War Room” podcast hosted by Steve Bannon, stating, “I truly abhor them … Read more

In The Midst of Alleged Fraud Concerns, Georgia Congressman Urges Action Regarding Postal Delays

In The Midst of Alleged Fraud Concerns, Georgia Congressman Urges Action Regarding Postal Delays

A bipartisan inquiry has been led by Georgia Congressman Barry Loudermilk, in conjunction with Senators Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock, in response to recent concerns regarding suspected fraud, mail theft, and check laundering at the Marietta postal facility. Loudermilk has also been made aware of an additional concern: the escalating issue of operational disruptions and … Read more

Chick-fil-A in Atlanta receives a visit from Donald Trump, which generates local passion

Chick-fil-A in Atlanta receives a visit from Donald Trump, which generates local passion

Former President Donald Trump’s unannounced visit to a Chick-fil-A in Atlanta, Georgia, caused a commotion of media attention and generated considerable anticipation. A sizeable press contingent and an audience of supporters and observers attended the visit, which occurred on a sunny Tuesday afternoon. The preferred fast food establishment by Trump, renowned for its conservative stances … Read more