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Monday, September 25, 2017

Fmr. Congressman John Barrow Running for Georgia Sec. of State

A familiar face is returning to the political arena.

MAP MONDAY: Which party dominates state legislatures?

While most people focus on who controls the Congress and the White House, many forget how influential state legislatures are and the effect partisanship has on the state level.

Health care bill teeters, GOP adds money to woo dissidents

Top Republicans are adding money to their staggering effort to repeal the Obama health care law and say they’re pushing toward a climactic Senate faceoff this week. Yet their path to succeeding in their last-gasp effort has grown narrower, perhaps impossible.

Georgia Joins Coalition Banning Sanctuary Cities

Attorney General Chris Carr recently joined a multistate coalition in supporting the right of individual states to prohibit sanctuary cities within their borders.

Trump signs proclamation restricting travel from 8 countries

Citizens of eight countries will face new restrictions on entry to the U.S. under a proclamation signed by President Donald Trump on Sunday.

Price to stop private plane use on business during review

The HHS inspector general’s office says the agency is reviewing Price’s charter flights to see if they violated government travel regulations.

Senate bill would make online political ads more transparent

Legislation floated by two Democratic senators would enhance transparency for online political ads, requiring social media companies like Facebook and Twitter to keep a public file of election ads and communications.

Georgia attorney receives U.S. Ambassadorship from Trump

Longtime GOP activist and Georgia attorney receives a U.S. ambassadorship from President Trump

Trump: GOP health bill short of votes before deadline

President Donald Trump said Wednesday the Republicans’ last-resort “Obamacare” repeal effort remains two or three votes short, forecasting days of furious lobbying ahead with a crucial deadline looming next week.

Democrats want closer look at Price’s private jet travel

House Democrats say he wasted taxpayer money by chartering five private flights last week for official business when other cheaper travel options were available.
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